2 Grand Prizes: $1,000 cash, a trip to California for GIS Day, and
$35,000 Tuition Scholarship for Claremont Graduate University

Claremont Graduate University (CGU) and Esri invite students and recent graduates to participate in this exciting opportunity to compete and showcase their work in GIS. Applicants to the GIS Challenge Contest must specify the Challenge Area that their research will address and must articulate how their proposed application and analysis would extend our understanding of Public Health and Humanitarian Issues or Transportation Safety.

See press release.

Challenge Areas – 1 Grand prize in each category:

  • Public Health and Humanitarian Issues
  • Transportation Safety

Challenge Topics may include but not limited to:

  • Visualization
  • Participatory Sensing
  • Creating Alerts
  • Building Qualitative Data/Narratives
  • Trandisciplinary Analysis

Deadline for Submissions has past (was 11:59pm Tuesday Nov 1st, 2011)


Announcement Ceremony will be held on GIS DAY at CGU
on Wednesday, Nov. 16th, 2011.

Contest Sponsored by The School of Information Systems and Technology—Advanced GIS Lab,
Kay Family Foundation, & Esri

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