Applications are currently closed

The Outreachy application period is now closed. You can sign up for the announcements mailing list to get an email when initial applications open.

Outreachy intern selections for the December 2020 to March 2021 Outreachy internships are announced on the alums page on Nov. 23, 2020 at 4pm UTC.

Why apply to Outreachy? > Outreachy Eligibility Rules > Find a Mentor and Internship Project

Outreachy Internship Timelines

Outreachy internships run twice a year. The last Outreachy application period was for the December 2020 to March 2021 Outreachy internships. You can view projects from all past Outreachy rounds.

Important Round Dates Mid-year Internships End of year Internships
Initial applications open late January late August
Initial applications due end of February end of September
Contribution period opens March October
Final application and contributions due April November
Interns announced May November
Internships start May December
Internships end August March


Applicant guide and Internship guide. Recommended sections to read: