Awards & Competitions

One of the primary missions of the cartography specialty group is to support student scholarship in cartography. The Cartography Specialty Group (CSG) sponsors or co-sponsors several student awards and competitions to promote excellence in both cartographic research and excellence in map production. Click the links below for more information:

Master’s Thesis Research Grant

Cartographies of Change Paper Competition

Illustrated Paper Competition

Avenza Competition in Cartographic Design

Travel Grants for Underrepresented Groups