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 May 2024 to August 2024 Outreachy internships are announced on the alums page on May 1, 2024 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 May 2024 to August 2024 Outreachy internships. You can view projects from all past Outreachy rounds.

Important Round Dates Mid-year Internships End of year Internships
Call for mentoring communities opens early January early August
Initial applications open early February late August
Initial applications due end of February early September
Contribution period opens mid March early October
Contribution period ends mid April end of October
Interns announced mid May late November
Internships start May December
Internships end August March


Applicant guide and Internship guide. Recommended sections to read: