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All accepted interns must sign an intern agreement. This is a legal document that certifies you are eligible to apply for Outreachy, and that all the eligibility information you supply in your application is truthful. All accepted interns will need to fill out either a W8-BEN or a W-9 tax form. It is fraud if you sign these legal documents after supplying incorrect information.

Outreachy Eligibility Rules

Outreachy is open internationally to people who meet the following requirements:

Eligibility Checking

All Outreachy applicants will need to fill out an eligibility form to determine if they are eligible for the program.

Eligibility checking for Outreachy internships is currently closed. The eligibility system will be available when the application period opens on Sept. 10, 2018 4pm UTC.

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