Google Summer of Code 2011 Administrative

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Central page for administering OSGeo participation in Google Summer of Code 2011.


  • There is a 2010 version of the OSGeo SoC flyer to look at and post in appropriate places.


The official timeline



How to register as a mentor

Please apply to become a mentor today! Just follow these steps:

  1. Sign up to the OSGeo SoC mailinglist.
  2. Present yourself on Here are some suggested topics:
    • Project you want to/can mentor for
    • Area(s) of interest
    • Feel free to tell more about yourself
  3. Register yourself at the Melange site (if you haven't done so already).
  4. Fill in the Mentor form
  5. Apply to become a mentor:
    • Go to Melange homepage. Below the picture of happy programmers and the big "Students: apply now" there is a smaller link to apply as mentor. Click it and follow the procedure to create [the link_id, if you don't have one from past years, and] the profile.
    • You can now pick up OSGeo from the list of accepted organisations, and click the link on top of OSGeo homepage, or follow this direct link.
    • Fill up the request form with a short message, referring to the mail you sent on soc mailing list.
    • Wait for administrator's approval. If you wait for more than 24 hours, complain :)
    • Go to your dashboard (link on left sidebar) and browse the list of student applications (now open)