2022 Esri ArcGIS Online Story Map Competition for Middle & High School

Competition details, registration process, project ideas, judging rubrics and more will be coming soon!


Illinois Map Competition
"Hometown, Illinois"

East, west, north, south, rural, urban or suburban, all Illinois students are invited to tell their hometown stories in the Annual Illinois Map Competition for middle and high school.


Who is eligible

Entrants must be pre-collegiate students registered in grades 4-12, from Illinois public schools or non-public schools including home schools, under age 19, who have not yet received a high school diploma or equivalent.


ArcGIS Online Required

Create an original "presentation", "web app" or "story map" using ArcGIS Online to tell an interesting story about "Home Town, Illinois".

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