GIS Student Developer Contest


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



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