Deadline Near for Map Competition
You only have until January 15th to enter the map design competition sponsored by the Cartography and Geographic Information Society (CaGIS) and the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM). The competition's goal is to promote interest in map design and to recognize significant design advances in cartography. Anyone in the U.S. or Canada can enter.
There is a special category for student entries, which are especially encouraged. First prize in either of the student sections receives $500 as well as some other prizes.There are numerous categories in the professional category as well. For complete details, visit the CaGIS website.
You can admire last year's winning entries here.