Discussion items

5End of round
  • Organizing a call tomorrow around speaking with people experienced with working with OSS

One of tasks in the program is to help interns expand their network, i.e. make new connections that might help them in find work in Open Source or inspire them/point them along the path of being successful in Open Source.

15Next round
  • Submit proposals and apply to be a mentor:
  • Funding for at least 6 interns secured
  • Timeline:
    • Aug. 31, 2020, 4 p.m. UTC - #OutreachyChat on Twitter to promote projects to applicants
    • Sept. 17, 2020 - last day for communities to sign up
    • Sept. 24, 2020 - last day for mentors to submit projects
    • Oct. 1, 2020 - contribution period opens
    • Oct. 31, 2020 at 4pm UTC - contribution period closes
    • Nov. 23, 2020 - interns announced
    • Dec. 1, 2020 to March 2, 2021 - internship

we submitted an application to participate in the next round of Outreachy. Pending of Outreachy approval.

Action items

  •  contact current mentors to ask if they would like to continue working with their current projects or submit new ones.