New Delhi: Applications have been invited by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay for the Free/Libre and Open Source Software for Education (FOSSEE) summer fellowship 2021.
Students pursuing degree course in any college and at any stage of their graduation or post-graduation studies are eligible to apply for the fellowship programme. The deadline for submission of applications is May 5. Results will be declared in May last week and the Fellowship programme will commence tentatively on June 1.
Applicants will have some screening tasks to be completed, and learn a FLOSS before joining the fellowship programme. The list of tasks and other information on the fellowship is available at fossee.in/fellowship/2021.
“These tasks can involve programming, scientific computing, conducting awareness workshops, collecting data that will be of use to the community. These screening tasks are not very complicated and can be done over a period of two to four weeks,” IIT Bombay said via an official statement. Tasks can be submitted till May 15.
Steps to register & selection process:
Click on the registration link on the official website
Fill the form
Select one topic and submit the screening task for the selected topic
Domain experts will review the completed tasks
Following review, the selected participants will be offered to join the FOSSEE Summer Fellowship-2021