Awards for the state winners

The five maps judged the best in each division will be awarded a $100 gift certificate to If the winning map was submitted by an individual student, that student will receive  $100 gift certificate. If the winning map was submitted by a team, each of the two team members will receive a gift certificate for $50.00.

  • Middle School Division - grades 4 - 8

  • Senior High Division - grades 9 - 12

  • Note: Teams spanning grade levels will be entered in the division of the student at the upper grade.

  • Award-winning maps must remain visible to the public for one year.

Awards for the national winners

  1. Esri will announce its awards decision by 7 pm Central Time on Mon June 4, 2018
  2. Esri will provide a travel grant to one high school team and one middle school team, each team consisting of the student(s) and at least one parent/guardian (could be teacher/rep). Awardee teams must agree to attend the Esri Education GIS Conference ("EdUC"), arriving by 10amPT Sat July 7, and staying through at least 4pmPT Tue July 10, 2018. Awardees will be responsible for handling any tax implications, be personally identified including name and photograph, and post a graphic in the Esri User Conference ("UC") Map Gallery on Mon. Awardees will be recognized at EdUC on Sat and UC Map Gallery on Mon, and likely have additional attention.