Monday, September 10, 2018

Here are two amazing opportunities starting (10 September).

Here are two amazing opportunities starting (10 September). 

1. For Girl students : Outreachy Internship winter round applications open today at 9.30pm IST

Outreachy provides three-month internships for people from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech. Interns are paid a stipend of $5,500 and have a $500 travel stipend available to them. Interns work remotely with mentors from Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) communities on projects ranging from programming, user experience, documentation, illustration and graphical design, to data science.

To know more about application process, here's a helpful blog :
You can find more such blogs on googling. 

Official Outreachy website :

It is highly recommended to try and atleast apply to this! 

2. CodeHeat By FOSSASIA : FOSSASIA is an open source organisation from Singapore. 

The Codeheat contest runs from 10th September until 1st February 2019. FOSSASIA has multiple projects under different domains. During above period, you can contribute to any of these. 
Top 10 contributors get a chance to visit FOSSASIA summit at Singapore. There are several other prizes at different levels. 

Find more details here

FOSSASIA also takes highest number of interns in Google Summer of Code. 

We highly encourage students to leverage these opportunities and build their profiles. 
Team CodeDocs is also planning an informative event on such Open Source programs in September. Details of which will be announced later. 

We share many such opportunities and encourage peer discussion and support on these on our slack workspace. Don't worry if you didn't understand or have any doubts. Ask us on our slack workspace. 
Be part of it here : 

Don't forget to join #opportunities and other relevant channels when you join.