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OSS World Challenge

“Open Source Software World Challenge” is an annual competition hosted by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning of Korea.

OSSWC looks forward to:

Bring together the gems of open source developers to cultivate developing-skills through cooperated projects which will eventually expand the open source minds/spirit and practices among community.

To cultivate potential committer by sharing creative and innovative ideas for developing open source software.

To empower competitiveness of Korean open source community by providing opportunities for local developers to interact with global developers.

Award outstanding projects to promote open source software among people/society as well as to grow founding community of open source software.

  • Hosted by :

    과학기술정보통신부 MSIP (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning)

  • Organized by :

    NIPA (National IT Industry Promotion Agency)


Open to anyone national interested in open source software.

Challenge Period

The challenge opens every May then close by September.
Awarding ceremony will be organized every end of the year.

More details on Open Source Software World Challenge: https://www.oss.kr/dev_competition

Contact details for OSSWC secretariat

T. +82=599-7917
E. contest@oss.kr