This is the second part of a blog series where I talk about my experience during my Outreachy internship at NetworkX. If you haven’t read the first part you can find it here.
As you advance through the contribution phase you may wonder how your internship is gonna be in case you get selected. Here is my experience as a NetworkX intern and some tips that could help you through the internship.
What’s Outreachy? Outreachy is a paid remote internship program for underrepresented groups in tech. All internships are in Open Source and Open Science. To be selected as an intern first you need to :
Fill out an initial application: You’ll need to answer some questions about how you are affected by the systemic bias, and how being underrepresented in your local tech industry impacted your development. Maybe you don’t know how to answer some of these questions, especially if you are still not looking for a job, but it’s important to do some research first.