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EDC Student of the Year Award, 2018

Application Deadline  Thursday, March 15, 2018

The Esri Development Center (EDC) Student of the Year is an annual award open to all Harvard students, sponsored by Esri and administered by the CGA. Its purpose is to recognize outstanding achievements in developing novel tools or techniques for geographic analysis. One winner each year will be recognized by a plaque, a $500 cash prize and a complementary registration to present his/her work at the Esri Developer Summit in Palm Springs (March), or the Esri International User Conference in San Diego, CA (summer).

Application deadline: 11:59 pm (Midnight), Sunday, March 11, 2018

Award announcement: March 16, 2018


To be considered for EDC Student of the Year Award , student must be enrolled in at least one Harvard credit course in the current academic year.

Pre-Register & Submit Your File

  • To apply, fill out and submit the registration form on this page by clicking the Register Button above.
  • Upload an extended abstract (500-1500 words) in PDF format to the CGA FTP Server using the upload instructions (HUID login required), include URL to supporting contents online, such as maps, video clips, executable tools or models, web applications, etc..  Solution must involve Esri technology. 

Judging Criteria:

Potential impact; Innovation; Originality; Implementation; Organization.