Claremont Graduate University’s School of Information Systems and Technology has partnered with Esri to sponsor a GIS student developer contest. The contest offers for than $70,000 in scholarships and cash prizes to entrants who can demonstrate the best uses of GIS technology in two focus areas: public health and humanitarian issues or transportation safety.
From the press release:
The students who submit the best application in each challenge area will receive a first-place prize of $1,000 in cash and the opportunity for a $35,000 scholarship to pursue an advanced degree concentrating on GIS in SISAT at CGU.
Submissions to the contest must be submitted by 11:59pm (PDT) November 1, 2011. The winners will be announced at the university’s GIS Day on November 16, 2011.
Visit the contest page for more details and submission requirements: Student GIS Challenge – Claremont Graduate University (CGU) and Esri