FOSS Website Contest!!!


As part of events marking 2013 Software Freedom Day (SFD), we will be launching the FUOYE Opensource Community Group. Inview of this, the event organiser hereby invite the university communities to design an appropriate website for the group. The event organising committee would select the best website and a price worth over 100,000 will be awarded to the winner!

Designs should be in either of the following content management platforms:

Google sites



WordPress .

Applicants are to send the universal resource locator (url) of your site with the subject FUOYE- FOSS SITE, your full names, phone number, institution and department, sent in an e-mail to

Application closes 20th September 2013. The selection of best site will be made during the SFD conference on the 21st September 2013

The goal of a Web page is to convey information in a manner useful to the reader, similar to the goal in writing a paper. How you convey the information can increase readers’ interest as well as their knowledge. Thus, the site you build will be evaluate based on the following:

  • solid content

  • presentation

  • navigability

  • originality

  • portability.

All Enquiries be directed to