Current map and GIS related competitions listed in order of the competition deadline.
Insight is a new competition for artists and data scientists to blend data with design to make invisible forces visible in innovative and critical ways, in partnership with CartoDB (popular data visualization and digital mapping company) and Storefront for Art and Architecture (legendary organization committed to the intersections of architecture, […]
The North American Cartographic Information Society (NACIS) has issued a Call for Submissions for the second edition of its Atlas of Design. Described as a “publication dedicated to honoring beautiful and interesting maps from around the world”, the Atlas of Design was created by the NACIS in order to draw attention […]
Esri and SCGIS jointly announced the winner of the International Conservation Mapping Competition. Andrew DiMatteo, cartographer at the State of the World’s Sea Turtles (SWOT) project and associate in research at Duke University, is the grand prize winner in the International Conservation Mapping Competition. DiMatteo’s map, Worldwide Green Turtle Nesting Sites 2011, […]
The American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) and the Cartography and Geographic Information Society (CaGIS) are pleased to announce its 34th annual map design competition. The purpose of the competition is to promote interest in map design and to recognize significant design advances in cartography. The competition is open […]