March 15 2007 – OSGeo has announce that Google has accepted OSGeo as mentoring organization for the Google Summer of Code 2007 program. This program provides funding for students to work on open source projects under the support of experienced mentors. The projects participating through OSGeo are GDAL, GeoServer, GeoTools, GRASS, MapGuide, PostGIS, uDig, OpenJUMP and MapServer.
Students interested in participating can find more information on OSGeo project ideas may visit the link https://wiki.osgeo.org/index.php/2007_SoC_Merged_Ideas
For more information about the Google Summer of Code 2007 program as a whole visit https://code.google.com/soc/