March 2014 Grant Votes
Mon, 31-Mar-2014 by
The Grants Committee is pleased to announce the voting results of the March round.
The following grant is approved and funded:
* [Perl::Lint - Yet Another Static Analyzer for Perl5](http://news.perlfoundation.org/2014/03/grant-proposal-perllint---yet.html), Taiki Kawakami, USD 800
The following grant is approved but not funded as specified in 3.4 of [the Rules of Operation](http://www.perlfoundation.org/rules_of_operation). This will be reconsidered in the next round according to 1.2 of the rules.
* [Automated generation of DWIM Perl](http://news.perlfoundation.org/2014/03/grant-proposal-automated-gener.html), Gabor Szabo, USD 6,000
The following grant applications were rejected:
* [JERL (Alien::Jerl) Perl5 running in the JVM](http://news.perlfoundation.org/2014/03/grant-proposal-jerl-alienjerl.html), Michael Shomsky, USD 3,000
* [RPerl Test Suite Upgrade & Module::Compile Integration](http://news.perlfoundation.org/2014/03/grant-proposal-rperl-test-suit.html), William N. Braswell, Jr., USD 800
Tom Hukins has been assigned as a Grant Manager for the funded grant.
We would like to express gratitude for those who took time to give feedback on these proposals.
As a reminder, we will again call for grant proposals on May 1st.
Here are the voting results.
|JERL (Alien::Jerl) ...||2||6|
|RPerl Test Suite ...||2||6|
|Perl::Lint||8||0||37 = 5+5+5+5+5+5+4+3|
|Automated generation of ...||5||4||8 = 2+2+2+1+1|
Definition of score is found in 3.2 of the [rules](http://www.perlfoundation.org/rules_of_operation).
There was a question why the fourth proposal got 9 votes whilst all the others got 8. The answer is simple; while we have 11 voting members, the number of Yes/No votes does not always match 11 due to abstentions and restriction on the Secretary's voting.
I wrote more details at
For the record: The applicant has withdrawn as of Apr 3rd and this grant was not reviewed in the May round: Automated generation of DWIM Perl