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:Most students have some time off planned during GSoC. Do you have any vacations? When and how long?
:Most students have some time off planned during GSoC. Do you have any vacations? When and how long?


coreboot welcomes students from all backgrounds and levels of experience. To be seriously considered for coreboot GSoC, we recommend joining the mailing list and IRC channel. Introduce yourself and mention that you are a prospective GSoC student. Ask questions and discuss the project that you are considering. Community involvement is a key component of coreboot development. By the time you have submitted your application, you should have downloaded, built a and booted coreboot in QEMU, SimNow, or on real hardware. Please, email your serial output results to the mailing list.


:coreboot welcomes students from all backgrounds and levels of experience. To be seriously considered for coreboot GSoC, we recommend joining the mailing list and IRC channel. Introduce yourself and mention that you are a prospective GSoC student. Ask questions and discuss the project that you are considering. Community involvement is a key component of coreboot development. By the time you have submitted your application, you should have downloaded, built a and booted coreboot in QEMU, SimNow, or on real hardware. Please, email your serial output results to the mailing list.  
The following information will help coreboot match students with mentors and projects.


:The following information will help coreboot match students with mentors and projects.
Please comment on your software and firmware experience.


:Please comment on your software and firmware experience.
Have you participated in the coreboot community before?


:Have you participated in the coreboot community before?
Have you contributed to an open source project? Which one? What was your experience?


:Have you contributed to an open source project? Which one? What was your experience?
Have you built and run coreboot? Did you have problems?


:Have you built and run coreboot? Did you have problems?
Did you find and fix a coreboot bug? Did you send a patch to gerrit? Please provide a link to the gerrit page.


:Did you find and fix a coreboot bug? Did you send a patch to gerrit? Please provide a link to the gerrit page.
Please provide an overview of your project and a break down of your project in small specific goals. Think about the potential timeline. Explain what risks or potential problems your project might experience. What would you expect as a minimum level of success? Do you have a stretch goal?  
 
 
:Please provide an overview of your project and a break down of your project in small specific goals. Think about the potential timeline. Explain what risks or potential problems your project might experience. What would you expect as a minimum level of success? Do you have a stretch goal?  


== Advice on how to apply ==
== Advice on how to apply ==

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