GISP Travel Awards

2020 GISP Travel Awards

GISCI has started a new program in 2020 to help GISPs increase their knowledge of and interaction with the geospatial community.  This program is intended to provide assistence to those certified professional who have limited or no travel funds available from their organization.

GISCI will grant up to 3 awards for GISPs in good standing to travel to a GISCI Member Organization hosted or sponsored event. 

Candidates may apply to the executive director for these funds.

Candidates should provide:

  • a reason for requesting funds
  • an estimate of admission fees, travel and lodging costs
  • a brief outline of the educational benefit gained from attending. 

Awards may only be used to travel to educational events hosted or sponsored by a member organization, or an event where GISCI may be presenting or sponsoring.   (Member Organizations: AAG, GITA,  NSGIC, UCGIS, URISA)

Travel Award  - up to $ 500/candidate

Travel awards are provided on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Please download the Travel Award Application Form and return to

(Form application under construction)