Applications are now open for students for 2015 Azavea Summer of Maps. Summer of Maps offers fellowships to student spatial analysts to perform geographic data analysis for non-profit organizations. We are looking for enthusiastic students with GIS analysis experience to apply. We also invite you to learn ! about what our Summer of Maps alums have gone on to accomplish.
The schedule for the selection process is below:
What will non-profit organizations receive?
What will students learn?
This is a paid fellowship program opened to full-time or part-time students. Azavea defines a student as an individual accepted into or enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution located in the United States, including community colleges, universities, masters, PhD and undergraduate programs. Alternatively, you may be enrolled in an accredited non-U.S. university, but you must have a valid work visa that enables you to work in the United States (we are not able to sponsor you for a visa or provide travel expenses for travel to the U.S.). If you are accepted into or enrolled in a college or university program as of April 2015, you are eligible to participate in the program, even if you will graduate during the program. You must be avail! able to work at the Azavea office in Philadelphia starting on June 1, 2015.
Azavea may ask you to provide transcripts or other documentation from your accredited institution as proof of enrollment or admission status. You do not need to be in a Geography or GIS program in order to apply, but you should have experience performing analysis using ArcGIS for Desktop.
Submit your application now through ! Sunday, March 15, 11pm ET.