FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2019

Total number of registered participants: 2113

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Last updated on: 22 Feb 2019
  • All college (bachelors, masters, PhD, etc.) Students from all streams(engineering, science, arts, commerce etc.) are welcomed to participate in the FOSSEE Summer Fellowship 2019.
  • FOSSEE works only on promotion and development of Free/Libre and Open Source Software in education. For more updates on the FOSSEE Fellowship please keep checking this website

Registrations open

1 February 2019

Last date of registration and to submit tasks
(About 1 month is required to complete the task, please start early)

18 March 2019

Announcement of Results

18 April 2019

Commencement of Fellowship (tentative)

 14 May 2019

We request you to share the above fellowship poster with faculty members, students and others who might be interested. You may print the poster (native size - A4) and display on notice boards.

  1. The participants have to register, for registrations click here
  2. The registered participants have to select a topic from the below table and submit a screening task for the selected topic
  3. The details of the topic and screening tasks for each are given in the table under "Topics for the screening task submission" tab
  4. For the topics under: "Tasks which require proposal and acceptance", the participants have to first make a proposal and submit the tasks only after the acceptance of the proposal
  5. For the topics mentioned under "Tasks which do not require proposal and acceptance", the participant have to directly submit the task without any proposal
  6. The completed tasks will be reviewed by the domain experts in the FOSSEE team.
  7. After the review the selected participants will be called for the fellowship at IIT Bombay.
  8. The participants who have completed the tasks but are not called for the Fellowship will be getting soft copy of the certificate for the successful completion of the task
  9. If participant selects a task under "Tasks that require submitting a proposal and accepting it" and has completed it, then the participant will be eligible for honorarium and certificate.
  • Tasks which require submitting a proposal and acceptance

S.No

Projects

Project details

Screening Tasks

1

eSim

EDA: Circuit simulation

Click Here

2

CFD (OpenFOAM)

Computational fluid dynamics toolbox

Click Here

3

DWSIM

Chemical engineering process simulator

Click Here

4 R

Statistical Analysis

Click Here 

5

OpenModelica

General purpose modeling and simulation environment

Click Here

6

Koha

Library information system

Click Here
7 Health and Nutrition Conducting free workshop using spoken tutorials Click Here
8 QGIS Geographic information system Click Here
9 Xcos Graphical simulation environment for Scilab similar to Simulink Click Here

  • Tasks which do not require submitting a proposal and acceptance

S.No

Projects

Project details

Screening Tasks

1

FOSSEE Scilab Toolboxes

Scilab: Numerical Computations

Click Here

2

Python

Python/Django

Click Here

3

Osdag

Steel structure design software

Click Here

 4

Xcos

Graphical simulation environment for Scilab similar to Simulink

Click Here

 5

Hardware (OpenPLC)

Open Hardware

 Click Here

6

Web Development

Drupal

Click Here

7

Blender

Blender: 3D animation software

Click Here

8

LaTeX

A document preparation system

Click Here

9

Collaborative Communities

Django development system for collaborative communities

Click Here
10 Places of Worship Contributing content related to places of worship of all faith Click Here
11 Arduino Micro controller board for prototyping Click Here
12 Blockchain DApp Development on the Ethereum Blockchain Click Here

  1. The FOSSEE team encourages you to select and work only on one of the topic/task mentioned in the above table. If you select to work on more than one topic/project the chances for the selection of the fellowship will be decreased.
  2. Each task should be taken up by an individual only. We do not encourage group submissions.
  3. Honorarium (if any) will be as per FOSSEE norms.
  4. Kindly make sure that your submission files do not contain any copyrighted content.
  5. FOSSEE team shall evaluate the submissions and declare the final list of selected candidates for fellowship on basis of the completeness, correctness and the quality of the tasks submitted.
  6. FOSSEE team reserves the right for the selection and rejection of the FOSSEE fellows. This decision shall be final and non questionable.

FOSSEE project in collaboration with the District Collectors are floating some screening tasks where students have to work on problems of interest to the local government, under the FOSSEE Fellowship 2019. A letter was sent to all the 723 District Collectors of India informing about FOSSEE Fellowship 2019.

Click here to view the letter sent to District Collector