Google Summer of Code 2010 has been officially announced and SharpDevelop intends to participate again.
UPDATE: SharpDevelop has been offically accepted as a mentoring organization in Google
Summer of Code 2010
Google Summer of Code is an opportunity for students to earn 5000 USD over the summer by working on an open-source project.
have created a list of ideas, but you can work on anything
you want as long as it is related to SharpDevelop. You can find the
list of ideas and any further information on the SharpDevelop wiki page for the Google Summer of Code. The application deadline is 19:00 UTC on April 9th. In the meantime, you can start coding and talking to us on the forums, via email or on the IRC (#SharpDevelop at irc.freenode.net).
Please spread the word and tell your friends about the Summer of Code as well.
If you have any project ideas for the students, feel free to mention them in the comments below the post.