GIS Day 2018

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GIS Day 2018

GIS Day at UGA is fast approaching!

As part of the celebration, any student, undergraduate or graduate, can submit a map to our annual GIS Day Map Contest. First prize in the undergraduate and graduate captions is $100. All maps will be featured at GIS Day on Wednesday, Nov. 14th in the Main Library from 10AM-2PM.

THINK IT
Do you have a map that you have made that you are particularly proud of?
Do you have an idea for a map that you have always wanted to showcase?
Now is your chance!

MAP IT
We are now accepting submissions from all students!

tinyurl.com/mapcontest18

Submit all entries by Wednesday, November 7th @ Midnight

SUBMIT IT FOR A CHANCE TO WIN $100
Prizes given out in the captions of:
1) Undergraduate 2) Graduate 3) People’s Choice!

 

For information on how to submit your map see our flyer or if you have any questions, contact us at gisdayatuga@gmail.com

 

Guidelines for Submission
A single map document (multiple maps are acceptable as long as they are all arranged on a single page)
Length/X-axis = 24” (min) and 48” (max) | Width/Y-axis = 24” (min) and 42” (max)
Map must be in a PDF format, ready to print
Must have a cartographer’s statement describing the purpose, inspiration and take-aways (included in the sign-up link)
Judging criteria: Creativity, technicality and clarity of content