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Proposal selection process

This process is used when selecting major initiatives to incorporate into the baseline of The Good Docs Project. In particular, it is used when deciding upon proposals to sponsor.

Version: 1.0

Last updated: August 2020

When do we use this process?

This process is initiated periodically and typically depends upon:

Timing will typically align with the Season of Docs schedule.

Call for proposals

On initiation of this process, a call for proposals will be sent to public forums, which will at a minimum include our announce email list. The announcement will include references to:


Implementation process

A variant on the following process should be considered for major initiatives.

Test the waters:

Prepare proposal:

Review proposals:

Implementation phase:

Wrap up:

Payment process

Project Adjustments

Project completion


Conflict resolution