Am I Eligible to Become a Mentee?

Eligibility Rules

The following eligibility rules apply to all mentee applicants.

  • Be at least 18 years old by the time the mentorship program starts.

  • Not be a prior or an active participant in another Linux Foundation mentorship program.

  • Be eligible to work in the country and jurisdiction where you will be participating in the Mentorship program.

  • Not reside in a country or jurisdiction where participation in the mentorship is prohibited under applicable U.S. federal, state or local laws or the laws of other countries

  • Seeking to participate on your own behalf as an individual

  • Not be subject to any existing obligations to third parties (such as contractual obligations to an employer) that would restrict or prohibit your participation in a mentorship program.

  • Meet all criteria set by the program to which a mentees is applying, i.e. any custom prerequisites and requirements.

  • Not be a maintainer, recurring contributor, etc.. with more than minimal involvement with the open source project that offers a mentorship program.

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