GSoC Student Selection Criteria

From Joomla! Documentation

Joomla Google Summer of Code
Student Criteria
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Want to become a Joomla Google Summer of Code student?

We welcome all enthusiast students to work with Joomla for Google Summer of Code. We encourage you to “do your homework” studying about the GSoC program. This will help you to make an informed decision. Here are some resources for students to get familiar with the program:


Over the years we have seen many successful student projects. Here are a few tips for students to get an edge over their proposal.

Selection Criteria

We will select the best proposals based on the following criteria:
(The quantity of students depends on the number of Joomla projects accepted in GSoC)

  • The quality of the proposal and its priority for Joomla Project.
  • Engagement of the student with the community and potential mentors.
  • Contributions by the student to the Joomla Project & Community.
  • Contributing to other Open Source Projects is a plus.


We are waiting for your proposal! :)