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Providence Public Lab code fellowship

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Public Lab: Providence, RI software development fellowship

Dates: April-May 2019

Location: Providence, RI

Compensation: $2,500-$4,500, based on experience and qualifications

We are looking for a code fellow to work in our Providence office for a term of 6-8 weeks (depending on hours) at approximately 20 hours per week to assist in the upgrading and expansion of the MapKnitter website, which assists communities in creating maps of environmental issues using aerial photos. The fellowship position will be part of a team of 6+ developers from around the world.

Public Lab is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse, multicultural work environment. We encourage people with different ability sets, people of color, and people of diverse sexual orientations, gender expressions and identities to apply.

To read the full job posting, see:

Providence, RI software development fellowship

First-timers-only issues for applicants to Providence Public Lab code fellowship

Welcome! Here we have collected set of issues reserved for applicants to Public Lab’s code fellowship position in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. Read more here before submitting this form.

We also offer these kinds of issues to anyone who’s interested in making their first contribution, at our coding Welcome Page at

Before applying, please claim and complete one “first-timers-only” issue from the MapKnitter open source project: (also listed below)

Our code welcoming program supports newcomers in making their first contribution, and applicants will be compensated for their time with a $50 stipend upon completion, as long as "first-timers-only" issues are available on this page. This compensation is only available for fellowship applicants from the Providence, RI area, and applicants will need to show that they have successfully installed the application on their computer.

Stipends will be processed via, so be sure you can accept funds via this system.

Once complete, please post the link to this issue at the form at:


Please claim one of the issues below by leaving a comment. If one has been claimed already, please look for another. We have only a limited supply available -- thank you for your interest!


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