Share Your Story about Making a Difference through GIS Education

The Esri education team is looking for outstanding students and alumni to present at the Education GIS Conference Plenary Session celebrating student success. We invite both educators and learners to submit applications via e-mail to

Applications should include the following:

  1. Learner's name, organization, and contact information (e-mail and phone)
  2. Educator's name, organization, and contact information (e-mail and phone)
  3. Video created by the student or alumnus explaining how GIS education made a difference in his/her life or career (five-minute maximum) (Please provide a link to the video on a public video sharing site such as YouTube or Vimeo.)
  4. Letter of recommendation from an educator who can attest to the learner's success (Please include this as a PDF on organization letterhead.)


Applications must be received by April 15, 2013. Selected applicants will be notified by May 15, 2013.