The Esri Young Scholars Award is open to university students currently studying geospatial sciences, offering the opportunity to showcase GIS research at the Esri User Conference in San Diego.
About the Esri Young Scholars Award
The Esri Young Scholars Award gives Singapore’s university students the chance to book their place at the world’s biggest spatial technology conference – the Esri User Conference (Esri UC) in San Diego.
The nationwide competition celebrates excellence in geospatial study and is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students studying geospatial science disciplines at Singapore universities.
The winning student will have the opportunity to:
- Attend the world’s biggest spatial event with an all-access pass.
- Meet with Esri founder and president Jack Dangermond.
- Showcase their talents on the international stage to more than 16,000 spatial professionals.
- Network with other Young Scholars Award-winners from around the globe.
- Hear from many of the world’s leading geo-enabled enterprises.
The Esri Young Scholar Award allows students to showcase how smart mapping technology can transform the world.
A NUS PhD student won the 2016 Esri Young Scholar Award for his research which aimed to develop sustainable solutions for global food security.