[OSM-dev] Summer of Code?
mikel_maron at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 17 17:37:04 BST 2006
This is a great idea. I think Google could definitely be interested.
Kickstarted off the collection of projects and mentors at http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/index.php/Google_Summer_of_Code_2006
----- Original Message ----
From: Nick Burch <openstreetmap at gagravarr.org>
To: dev at openstreetmap.org
Sent: Saturday, April 15, 2006 12:54:10 PM
Subject: [OSM-dev] Summer of Code?
Google seem to have anounced this year's summer of code (where they pay
students to write open source code, under the supervision of mentors from
those projects). Full details for mentors and mentoring organisations are
Would it be worth OSM signing up to be a mentoring organisation, and
suggesting a few projects?
(If we do go ahead, we'd need to suggest some summer sized projects, and
have some people volunteer to mentor the students. We'd also get $500 /
student that gets accepted by google, which could help with hosting /
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