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October 16, 2008

2008-2009 GITA Minnesota Chapter Scholarships

The mission of Geospatial Information & Technology Association (GITA)
is to provide excellence in education and information exchange on
geospatial information and technology in telecommunications,
infrastructure and utility applications worldwide.

GITA’s Minnesota Chapter has established a scholarship award for
2008-2009. This award is open to individual students who are currently
enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in geospatial studies
(e.g., GIS, Geography with GIS concentration, or similar) at a Minnesota
University or College. This is a one-time award based on a competitive
process for best application or project utilizing geospatial
technologies. Applicants are required to submit a summary of the
project and one letter of recommendation.

? Applications are due no later than December 1, 2008.

? One student will be awarded a Grand Prize of at least $1000 in
cash. Additional prizes of up to $750 each will also be awarded to
students applying for the scholarships.