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'''Joburgpedia Writing Contest'''
 
  
 
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Want to become part of a project that aims to increase Wikipedia coverage of iconic buildings around Johannesburg with historic and heritage importance?
 
  
 
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'''The Joburgpedia Writing Contest is now closed'''
Then enter our '''Joburgpedia Writing Contest''' and you / your school can win a cash prize of '''R 5 000.00'''
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This competition runs for a period of 2 months from June to July 2014, and is open to residents of Gauteng, as well as schools who wish to participate as a team.
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Articles, judged on quality and completeness, should focus on a Johannesburg Heritage Site of choice and can be submitted in English or a local language of choice.
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Articles must be submitted online via Wikipedia.  Participants are required to open an account ''(create a username, which is free of charge)'' and write their articles online.  To submit an entry, simply send your username to theresa.hume@wikimedia.org.za so that we can access your article.
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Guidelines on writing your article can be found at [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Version_1.0_Editorial_Team/Assessment Article Assessment]
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The quality of the article must conform to Class B and above with the following minimum requirements:
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: - The article must be suitable referenced with inline citations where necessary
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: - The article reasonably covers the topic and does not contain omissions or inaccuracies
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: - The article has a defined structure
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: - The article is reasonably well-written.
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: - The article contains supporting materials where appropriate.
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: - The article presents its content in an appropriately understandable way.
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For more information, please contact [mailto:theresa.hume@wikimedia.org.za  Theresa Hume]
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