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Program announcementMarch 11, 2019 
Season of Docs program announced
Organization applicationsApril 2, 2019 at 20:00 UTC 
Mentoring organizations can begin submitting applications to Google

April 23, 2019 at 20:00 UTC 
Deadline for organization applications

April 23 - April 29, 2019 
Google program administrators review organization applications
Organizations announcedApril 30, 2019 at 12:00 UTC 
Google publishes the list of accepted mentoring organizations
Technical writer explorationApril 30 - May 28, 2019 
Interested technical writers discuss project ideas with mentoring organizations
Technical writer applicationsMay 29, 2019 at 18:00 UTC 
Start of technical writer application period

June 28, 2019 at 18:00 UTC 
Deadline for technical writer applications

June 28, 2019 - July 23, 2019 
Proposal review period for organizations

July 23, 2019 at 20:00 UTC 
Deadline for project selections by organizations

July 23, 2019 - July 30, 2019 
Proposal review period for Google
Technical writing projects announcedJuly 30, 2019 at 18:00 UTC 
Google announces the accepted technical writer projects
Community bondingAugust 1 - September 1, 2019 
Technical writers get to know mentors, get up to speed with the open source organization, and refine their projects in collaboration with mentors
Doc developmentSeptember 2, 2019 
Doc development officially begins!

September 2, 2019 - November 22, 2019 
Technical writers work on their project with guidance from mentors
Project finalization and evaluationNovember 25 - 29, 2019 at 18:00 UTC 
Final week: Technical writers submit their final work products and their mentor evaluations

December 2 - 6, 2019 at 18:00 UTC 
Mentors submit their evaluations of the success of the projects and their experience working with the technical writers
Results announcedDecember 10, 2019 
Google announces the results of Season of Docs 2019
Long-running projectsFebruary 24 - 28, 2020 at 18:00 UTC 
Final week for long-running projects: technical writers and mentors submit their final work products and evaluations

March 6, 2020 
Google adds the long-running projects to the results of Season of Docs 2019


All dates are in UTC time zone.


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