Videos

Students

Apply!

Learn why you should apply to Google Summer of Code!

So you want to be a GSoC Student?

This video explains what you need to know to put together a great application and get accepted.

I've been accepted! What now?

Congratulations! You've been accepted to GSoC! Here's how you make the most of it. It's full of advice and tips for how to be successful!

Mentors

Why your project should participate!

Google Summer of Code is great for organizations who want to help bring new developers into open source. Many stick with the project they participate with for years after the program!

How to choose a student?

It's important to pick students who are good a good fit for your organization. Learn about best practices and things to avoid.

How to be a great mentor!

Mentoring isn't easy. But there are things you can do to make it a great experience for you and your student.