FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2022

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EligibilityGraduation/Postgraduation students
AwardVariable awards

About the Program


Last Updated On : 01-04-2022   Posted By : Salma

FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2022 is an initiative by the FOSSEE (Free/Libre and Open Source Software for Education), IIT Bombay for graduation/postgraduation students. The students will get an opportunity to work with FOSSEE for approximately 2 months. This is a remote fellowship with continuous support and mentoring. The selected students will receive variable awards.

  • FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2022

    To be eligible, an applicant must -

    • Be pursuing any degree, and at any stage of their graduation/postgraduation

    The selected candidates will receive the following benefits - 

    • Opportunity to work with faculty from IIT Bombay
    • Certificate of Fellowship
    • Recognition on the FOSSEE website


    Note - At the end of the fellowship the candidates will receive an honorarium depending on their quality of work.

    • Application form
    How can you apply?

    The eligible candidates can apply for the fellowship by using the below-mentioned steps - 

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button and read the details.
    Step 2: Navigate to 'Registration and Selection Process' and click on the given link to 'Register'.
    Step 3: After successful registration, choose the screening task from the given table and submit.

Important Dates

Last date of Registration - 7th April 2022
Last date of Submission - 11th April 2022
Result Announcement - 18th April 2022
Commencement of the FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2022 - 20th April 2022
Conclusion of the FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2022 - Mid June 2022

Selection Criteria

The candidates will be selected based on the screening task. The candidates are required to complete at least one of the screening tasks. The selection will be purely based on the evaluation criteria of each screening task specified.

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. The submitted task will be reviewed by experts/mentors from the FOSSEE team.  

After the review, the top submissions will be selected. The results of the selected fellows will be displayed on the website.

Terms and Conditions
  • Selected FOSSEE Fellows' names will be displayed on the FOSSEE website, alternately they will also receive an email regarding the selection on their registered email id, So it is important to fill in the correct details in the registration form.
  • Once the Fellowship starts, every FOSSEE Fellow will be assessed every week based on the quality and quantity of the work. At any point, if the work is found unsatisfactory, the fellowship offer will be withdrawn.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by March, 2023. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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