GSOC Applications

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Google Summer of Code Applications

This page contains the template we would like to be used when submitting a proposal. Since this is a template, feel free to expand it and modify to fit your needs. For any question you can email us at (First used in 2011, but applicable for future GSoCs as well.)

Personal Information

  • Name of Student
  • Education information
  • Name of Educational Institution
  • Level (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Masters, PhD candidate, etc)
  • Major(s) or Focus of study
  • Location and working information
  • Location (city and country)
  • Timezone
  • Languages: (English, Mandarin, Hindi, Spanish, Russian, Italian, etc)
  • Communication handles(email, IRC nickname, chat name etc ...)

Interests and Goals

  • What do you want to achieve with GSoC?
  • Why did you choose Eucalyptus for your project?

Technologies and Working Style

  • How experienced are you with Linux?
  • What programming languages do you know, and how well?
  • What other collaborative projects (open source or not) have you been part of?


  • What project are you applying for? If you have an alternate proposal, please describe it
  • Why are you interested in working on this project?
  • What is your implementation plan? (Be as specific as you can and discuss with the Eucalyptus contacts)
  • Milestones and timeline (Be as specific as you can and discuss with the Eucalyptus contacts)

(original source: category.gsoc