OSGeo has been accepted as mentoring organization for the Google Summer of Code 2010 program. This program provides funding for students to work on open source projects under the support of experienced mentors. The projects participating through OSGeo include GDAL, GRASS, Mapbender, Quantum GIS, uDig, OpenJUMP, deegree, OSSIM, MapWindow, but also pgRouting is on-board through the OpenRouter initiative.
Students interested in participating can find more information on OSGeo project ideas at: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/Google_Summer_of_Code_2010_Ideas
If you're interested in a pgRouting related project, take a look at the OpenRouter 2010 SoC deas page: http://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/OpenRouter_2010_SOC_Ideas
We're looking forward to hear from you!