inclusion

rstudio::global(2021) Diversity Scholarships

2020-11-30 Julia Silge and Jen Hecht
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rstudio::global(2021) will be a very different conference from previous years. We will miss being together physically, but we are enthusiastic about planning this free, virtual event designed to be inclusive of R users in every time zone. Even though the conference itself is free, we are continuing our tradition of diversity scholarships, but with a different focus. This year, we have planned for 70 diversity scholarships available to individuals around the world who are a member of a group that is underrepresented at rstudio::conf(). Read more →

rstudio::conf(2020) Diversity and international scholarships

2019-08-30 Jen Hecht
rstudio::conf(2020L) continues our tradition of diversity scholarships, and this year we’re increasing the program size to 44 recipients. As a result of thinking about our goals, this year we have two components to the program: 38 domestic diversity scholarships available to anyone living in the US or Canada who is a member of a group that is under-represented at rstudio::conf. At present, these groups would include women/minority genders, people of color, LGBTQ, elders/older adults, and those with disabilities. Read more →