Google Summer of Code

Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is a Google program focused on bringing student developers to Open Source development.

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Google sponsors students to work in a project mentored by an Open Source organization, for 3 months, during the summer break.

Blender is happy to participate in this initiative since its beginning in 2005!

GSoC 2019

The 2019 edition of Google Summer of Code is ongoing. Check the progress!

When to Apply

Student applications are closed! Check back in February 2020.

Projects from Previous years

2018 - 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006 - 2005

Google Season of Docs

Google Season of Docs (GSoD) is a Google program focused on improving documentation of Open Source projects.

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Let's bring open source and technical writer communities together, to the benefit of both. Together we raise awareness of open source, of docs, and of technical writing.

Spend three months working closely with an open source community. Bring your technical writing expertise to the project's documentation. Learn about open source and new technologies.

When to Apply

Blender Foundation is in the process of applying for the program.