Student Poster Contest

The annual GIS Poster Contest provides an excellent forum for GIS students to present their work to the Indiana GIS community. All current undergraduates and graduate students from Indiana universities are eligible to join the poster competition. Students are invited to submit illustrations of how GIS is used. First Prize is $250. See the poster flyer for more details.

Please submit digital files, in PDF format, to by April 30th. Please put "Student Poster Contest" in the subject line.

If you are unable to bring your poster to the conference, please send posters to: IGIC – Attention: Phil Worrall 777 Indiana Ave., Suite 210 Indianapolis, IN 46202 or have someone bring it to the conference on your behalf. 

Judging Criteria

Introduction and Methodology

  • Statement of objectives
  • Relation to previous research
  • Research design


  • Substance of findings
  • Relation of findings to objectives
  • Conclusions


  • Organization
  • Visuals

You do not need to be present to win, but if you would like to attend the conference, Student registration is only $150, or it's FREE if you work as a Student Volunteer. For information on becoming a Student Volunteer email Kurt Babcock