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  1. 2. Google Summer of Code TM http://code.google.com/soc/ <ul><li>Program Genesis </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Flip bits not burgers” during summer holidays </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Exposure to real-world software development </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Students paired with mentor from the open source community </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Execute to milestones laid out in accepted program application </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Program stipend allows students to concentrate on OSS development full-time </li></ul></ul>
  2. 3. Program Statistics Three Summers of Open Source <ul><li>2005 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>400 students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>40 organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>49 countries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>80% final success rate </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2006 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>630 students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>100 organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>90 countries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>82% final success rate </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2007 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>900 students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>130 organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>90 countries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>81% final success rate </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. Select Success Stories <ul><li>Drupal Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2005 student Angela Byron now sits on the Board of the Drupal Association </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Umit Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Started as a student project in 2005 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mentoring organization for 2007 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>[Add Yourself Here! :)] </li></ul><ul><li>Student Career Development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Employed by Apple, Google, IBM Research, NetApp, Nokia, etc. due to GSoC work </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Open Source Community Development </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Many new key developers came from program </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Several ‘graduates’ are now mentoring new GSoC students </li></ul></ul>

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