The New Zealand Open Source Awards recognise and promote:
- the contributions of New Zealanders to free and open source projects and free and open source philosophy
- exemplary use of free and open source by New Zealand organisations.
New Zealand Open Source Awards 2014
- The NZOSA are happening again in 2014.
- Categroies will be announced and nominations will open in May.
History of the awards
The New Zealand Open Source Awards were first held in 2007, and this year marks the fith time that the community will nominate the outstanding projects and people that make open source the vibrant and successful force it is in New Zealand businesses and communities.
The role call of previous winners, and the nominations that they were drawn from, is an impressive testament to New Zealand's contributions to the global open source movement. As those contributions continue, the New Zealand Open Source Awards recognize that achievement and celebrate it with the people that make it happen.