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Time Line

Reference :

  • March 9: Mentoring organization application deadline.
  • March 12-15: Google program administrators review organization applications.
  • March 16: List of accepted mentoring organizations published on the Google Summer of Code 2012 site.
  • March 17-25: Would-be student participants discuss application ideas with mentoring organizations.
  • March 26: Student application period opens.
  • April 6: Student application deadline.

Interim Period: Mentoring organizations review and rank student proposals; where necessary, mentoring organizations may request further proposal detail from the student applicant.

  • April 20: All mentors must be signed up and all student proposals matched with a mentor. Student ranking/scoring deadline.
  • April 23: Accepted student proposals announced on the Google Summer of Code 2012 site.

Community Bonding Period: Students get to know mentors, read documentation, get up to speed to begin working on their projects.

  • May 21: Students begin coding for their Google Summer of Code projects;

Interim Period: Mentors give students a helping hand and guidance on their projects.

  • July 9: Mentors and students can begin submitting mid-term evaluations.
  • July 13: Mid-term evaluations deadline;

Google begins issuing mid-term student payments provided passing student survey is on file. Interim Period: Mentors give students a helping hand and guidance on their projects.

  • August 13: Suggested 'pencils down' date. Take a week to scrub code, write tests, improve documentation, etc.
  • August 20: Mentors, students and organization administrators can begin submitting final evaluations to Google.
  • August 24: Final evaluation deadline
  • August 27: Final results of Google Summer of Code 2012 announced
  • August 31: Students can begin submitting required code samples to Google
  • October 20 - 21: Mentor Summit at Google.

Organization Application

Status : Ready to review Link :

Ideas Page

Status : Open for Ideas Link :


  1. The Foundation
  2. GSoC FAQ
  3. Fedora Documentation
  4. IRC
  5. Development