FAQs - FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2020


Q. Who can register for FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2020?

A. All college students (bachelor, masters, Ph.D., etc.) from all streams (engineering, science, arts, commerce, etc.) are welcome to participate in the FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2020.

Q. Is there any registration fee for the fellowship?

A. No, there is no registration fee for FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2020.

Q. I came to know about the fellowship what should I do next?

A. Please go through the website https://fossee.in/fellowship for the topics in which you can participate. Register for the fellowship at https://courses.fossee.in/login/signup.php.

Q. How do I register for the fellowship?

A. To register for Fellowship, fill in the registration form at https://courses.fossee.in/login/signup.php. We strongly recommend you to visit https://fossee.in/fellowship before registering to be sure of the topic that you want to submit.

Q. I have participated in previous FOSSEE Summer Fellowship, can I use the same credentials to login?

A. No, a participant has to make a fresh registration for FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2020 to submit tasks.

Q. Do I receive an email after registering?

A. After successful registration, you will receive a confirmation link on the email that you have registered with. Please check the Promotions/Spam folder in your mailbox.

Q.How do I enroll for a course?

A. You will be automatically enrolled for a course during the registration itself based on the Topic preference.

Q. Can I submit the task in a group?

A. No, we shall accept only individual submissions.

Q. Whom do I contact if there are issues related to Registration and accessing the course?

A. You can write to us at info@fossee.in with the subject line “FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2020 - Registration Issue”. We shall be happy to help.

Q. How many Topics can I choose?

A. You can choose a maximum of two topics. However, we strongly recommend you complete and submit at least one task from the selected topics for better chances of selection.


Q. I am stuck while working on my task, will I get any help?

A. For any technical queries, please refer to this for the respective teams' contact id. Please mention the “FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2020 - task help” in the subject line.

Q. Can we work on the Screening task in groups?

A. No. If multiple submissions from different participants are found similar, in that case, all those participants will not be considered for evaluation.