Map Contest 2015

Welcome to the 4th Annual GISCI Map Contest for 2015!  

This year's contest allowed contestants the opportunity to 'roll their own maps!'   The topic and style were up to to each entrant!!

The 2015 Map Contest Entrants are listed below.   Voting was open for the 2015 People's Choice Award August.   Voting was one vote per person accomplished by sending an email to, adding 'Map Contest Vote' to the subject line.

Prizes:  1st Place - $ 500; Louis Hill, Blue Planet Endangered Animal Species

2nd Place - $ 250; Rajmani Subedi, 30 Days of Shaking

3rd Place - $ 100;  Gretchen Gorecki, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Mission

People's Choice - $ 500;  Louis Hill, Blue Planet Endangered Animal Species

Honorable Mention;  Kelly Montague, DC Special Flood Hazard Areas

GISCI extends its congratulations to each of the winners, above!

The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners had their maps submitted to the Esri 2015 UC Map Gallery on behalf of GISCI.

 2015 Map Contest Entrants;

Jonah Adkins "Noland Trail"

James Fitzgerald  "Three Part Suitability Analysis"

Gretchen Gorecki  "JBER Mission Map"

Louis Hill "Blue Planet Endangered Animal Species"

 Michael Howard  "Predicting Cost"

David H Mann "Palmetto Trail"

Kelsey McNary  "CraftBrew Tour"

Eric McMillan  "Zombie Buffet"

Kelly Montague  "DC Special Flood Hazard Areas"

Jenny Priest  "California Tribal Casinos"

Chris Rice  "Distribution of MLB Player Birthplaces'

Brad Stump  "2014 Zoning Review"

Rajmani Subedi  "30 Days of Shaking"