Since 2011, the LiFT scholarship program has been launched by the Linux Foundation every year to gift training opportunities for developers, system administrators, and open source newbies who are passionate and enthusatic in open source technologies, in order to develop more talents to learn and partcipate in open source.
In 2020, Linux Foundation Open Source Software Academy launched the 1st LiFT Scholarship China Session in China. It is widely supported by developers in mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. The most popular categories for the application were Open Source Enthusiasts, Open Source Newbies and College students. (You can view click here to learn more about the LiFT Scholarship receipients last year.)
LiFT scholarship program China session 2021 is now open. Applicants from any industries and job engagement with any technical background or knowledge about open source are welcome to participate in LiFT Scholarship Program China Session 2021. The key criteria to be selected in the program is to show your passion and enthusiasm about open source technology.
Scholarship Recipients can choose one of any LF courses and take a LF certification exam in the Linux Foundation Open Source Software Academy (LFOSSA). LFOSSA will sponsor you to take the LF training and certification exams. The outstanding recipients will also receive LFOSSA's Open Source Star Award.
Any student from high school Year 1 to postgraduates in any major, aged between 14 - 27, with strong interest in open source technologies.
Anyone who hasn't participated in or has very few experience in Open Source. Freshman of job markets or anyone who want to change the job to open source industry.
Anyone who has participated in open source projects for multiple times, and hope to further study in a specific area of open source.
Anyone who has already specialized in a specific area(s) of technologies, such as blockchain, cloud native, Linux and has in-depth knowledge in certain technology area(s).
Anyone who are interested in Open Source and now starting up business, while they need to know more open source skills immediately to equip themselves.
Anyone who has been a speaker, author of technical articles, actively participated in and make contribution to open source communities.
Anyone who has been and want to continue to be a volunteer to participate in open source projects or events.
Woman who shows her contribution and outstanding leadership role in open source community.
CTO from renowned company to teach you how to prepare your CV.
Referral opportunity for Internet company.
Joining Open Source Virtual Class by top technologist for free.
Complimentary ticket for the Linux Foundation's event.
Share your story & become OS China Community Star.
Exposure opportunity within OSChina Community.
Help you to become GVP of the Open Source Project - The most valuable project in Gitee.
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