GSoC 2021

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Welcome to Joomla Google Summer of Code 2021
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This page will aim to be a general informational page for students, mentors and others interested in Joomla's Google Summer of Code Program.

Make sure to check out the 2021 project list


Joomla developers are currently working on multiple projects: the Joomla CMS main 3.x Version and the upcoming new major version 4.0 (2021). Additionally there are many side projects related to testing, performance, and other things. The Joomla CMS is the very popular and well known FOSS content management system powering currently around 3-4 % of the internet.

What is GSoC?

Google Summer of Code is a program run by Google for college students interested in getting a stipend to contribute to Open Source Software. They will spend their summer with improving and writing new features for the project. Visit the Google Summer of Code website to learn more.

Project Timeline

  • February 20 - Mentoring organization application deadline
  • March 10 - Mentoring organizations announced
  • March 29 - Student application period begins
  • April 13 - Student application deadline
  • May 17 - Student projects announced
  • May 17 to June 7 - Community bonding period
  • June 7 to August 16 - Coding period [1]

Project Proposal

Please check the GSoC Student Application Template to understand what we are expecting from your proposal.

Last years projects:

Information For Students

Information for Mentors

Any questions please do contact the Joomla GSoC Core Team 2021:

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