Project Collections

This page includes curated sets of Open Source projects that are suitable for newcomers.

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Awesome First PR Opportunities

This list of awesome beginner-friendly projects is sponsored by Doppler – convenient and secure way to manage all your environment variables.

Good First Issue

Good First Issue curates easy pickings from popular open-source projects, and helps you make your first contribution to open-source.

Open Source Friday

bdougie on the internet put out a call on Twitter earlier this year and added all projects that responded. There are 139 projects on the list.

Google Summer of Code 2022

Google selected 202 Open Source organizations to mentor Contributors in Summer 2022. “Our mentor organizations are eager to teach newcomers to open source about their communities and the thrill of open source development.”