On 27/02/2014 22:25, Brad Roberts wrote:
Also, keep in mind that GSoC is pretty much two things:
1) a nice little pay check for students
2) a bit of structure around getting work done
I would say it's one more thing too: Being able to say you participated
in GSoC (for your resume/credentials, or just bragging rights). For a
student and future graduate, I would say that is valuable, for some
students perhaps even more than the monetary rewards.