The contest is now open
The 2022–2023 ISI and Esri Spatial Thinking Student Competition is now accepting applications through March 1, 2023.
Processes and deadlines
The Spatial Thinking Student Competition is now accepting applications. Apply by March 1, 2023, to participate. All applicants must submit their proposed title and abstract for consideration.
Entry topics may include statistics and data science or focus on areas of the economy, society, and the environment. We especially encourage submissions around the topics of urban planning, sustainable development, health, and disasters of all kinds. Enter the contest for a chance to win and be recognized for your GIS, spatial analysis, and storytelling skills.
All applications will be reviewed during the selection period of March 1–10, 2023, when the top 24 will be selected to submit their final projects. Participants will have until May 30, 2023, to submit their final project for judging.
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