Student application process: Google Summer of Code 2014
Following are specific guidelines for the students to follow, who are interested in submitting an application for the GSoC program through the Fedora Project. Please go through carefully and follow them. Incomplete applications will not be entertained after the deadline.
Following criterion should be fulfilled on or before the application deadline unless otherwise specifically noted.
link:https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/GSOC_Guide_students#Set_up_an_account[Create a FAS account]
link:https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/GSOC_Guide_students#Start_communicating[Join with fedora-summer-coding mailing list]
Submit application on https://google-melange.appspot.com/gsoc/proposal/submit/google/gsoc2014/fedora[Google-Melange]
link:https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/GSOC_2013/Student_Application_Template/Common[Application is filled] and available on Fedora Wiki - link:https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/GSOC_Guide_students#Create_your_Application[How to fill the application]
CV highlighting your activities with Information Technology
A recommendation from (highlighting your fitness)
A member of a Free Software Organization in which you have contributed earlier OR
A lecturer in your university
A detailed plan with your planned activities in May to September (eg: Exams in university, internships, vacations..etc)
'''Please note - ''' email your CV, Recommendation and Detailed plan to Org Admins, *bckurera AT fedoraproject DOT org* for any inquiry please use the above email address and feel free to CC your mentor if required (recommended).
*Important* - We understand that you need some time to contact a person
and get a recommendation, therefore if it seems like getting delayed
please send us the rest of the documents and email the recommendation
*Bare mind* - You are required to add your project proposal to wiki,
therefore proceed with the application process as quickly as possible.
*We do not accept any document after Google student application
deadline, all entries make after the deadline is ignored unless you have
not informed to Org Admins! However if you have any difficulty to meet
this requirement please let us know in advance (before the deadline).*
Once you have completed above steps and email those documents, Org admins will peer-review your application set and you will be contacted with more information. As a caution please do not wait till the last minute, complete the application process in advance. Further you need to respond to any communication from the Org Admins or mentors with in 24 hours in this period.
Why should I let program administrators know about my application?