51 students were accepted into Summer of Bitcoin 2021!

Summer of Bitcoin is a global summer internship program focused on introducing student developers to bitcoin open-source development

Students are matched with open source, free software and technology-related organizations working on bitcoin to write code, earn BTC and put their summer break to good use. The organizations provide mentors who help the students onboard to the project and contribute code. The program requires 10-12 weeks of time commitment with a minimum expectation of 30 hours a week and is open to students, age 18 and older enrolled in a post secondary academic program in most countries.

For students

  • Learn about bitcoin
  • Contribute to open source
  • Earn bitcoin
  • Contribute to monetary revolution!

For participating organizations

  • More code and more code reviews
  • Bring in new developers and full-time contributors
  • Support open source development
  • Contribute to monetary revolution!

Mentors

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Amiti Uttarwar
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James O'Beirne
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Vasil Dimov
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Marco Falke
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Michael Ford
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Jeremy Rubin
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Hennadii Stepanov
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Gloria Zhao
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Dhruv Mehta
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Jarol Rodriguez
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Sjors Provoost
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Greg Sanders
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Russ Yanofsky
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Sanket Kanjalkar
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Steve Myers
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Jamal James
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Carla Kirk-Cohen
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Brian Mancini
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Shahana Farooqui
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Chris Stewart
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Jesse Posner
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Evan Kaloudis
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Ben Kaufman
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Rusty Russell
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Antoine Poinsot
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Matthew Zipkin
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Tankred Hase
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Adam Gibson
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Jeffrey Czyz
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Ghost43
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Calvin Kim
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Organizers

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Adi Shankara

Adi is a software engineer, product manager and a technological activist. He founded Summer of Bitcoin to help university students learn about and contribute to Bitcoin. He's interested in accelerating the world's transition to a bitcoin standard.
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Caralie Chrisco

Caralie is a natural organizer and recruiter for Bitcoin. In addition to serving as an Operations Manager at Chaincode Labs, Caralie is also the Content Lead at Hello, Bitcoin.
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Adam Jonas

Jonas spearheads multiple educational initiatives including the Chaincode Residency. He spends most of his time working towards providing the resources contributors need to make an impact on Bitcoin and related technologies.

Supporters

Summer of Bitcoin is proudly supported by the following entities

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