Google Summer of Code 2020 Timeline

Date Event
2019
December 9 Program announced
2020
January 14 19:00 UTC Mentoring organizations can begin submitting applications to Google
February 5 19:00 UTC Mentoring organization application deadline
February 5 - February 19 Google program administrators review organization applications
February 20 18:00 UTC List of accepted mentoring organizations published
February 20 - March 16 Potential student participants discuss application ideas with mentoring organizations
March 16 18:00 UTC Student application period begins
March 31 18:00 UTC Student application deadline
April 21 18:00 UTC Student slot requests due from Org Admins
April 30 18:00 UTC Student Project selections due from Org Admins
May 4 18:00 UTC Accepted student projects announced
Community Bonding Period Students get to know mentors, read documentation, get up to speed to begin working on their projects
June 1 Coding officially begins!
June 29 18:00 UTC Mentors and students can begin submitting Phase 1 evaluations
July 3 18:00 UTC Phase 1 Evaluation deadline
Work Period Students work on their project with guidance from Mentors
July 27 18:00 UTC Mentors and students can begin submitting Phase 2 evaluations
July 31 18:00 UTC Phase 2 Evaluation deadline
Work Period Students continue working on their project with guidance from Mentors
August 24 - 31 18:00 UTC Final week: Students submit their final work product and their final mentor evaluation
August 31 - September 7 18:00 UTC Mentors submit final student evaluations
September 8 Final results of Google Summer of Code 2020 announced