ESRI User Conference Student Assistantship Program

Free conference registrations available and the student workers also get housing and a meal allowance in the assistantship program.

Students interested in participating in the Esri International User Conference Student Assistantship Program are encouraged to submit their application soon. This is a great opportunity for students interested in geospatial technology to attend the UC for free!* In exchange for helping Esri staff around the conference, students can attend sessions and network with GIS professionals from around the world.

The application deadline is April 6. Complete details are at Please forward to your students who may be interested. Many thanks.

*Students pay for their own travel and personal expenses.


Location Intelligence Conference Volunteer Opportunity

Directions Magazine is looking for a few volunteers for their Location Intelligence Conference.  In exchange for your time, they will offer free pass to the conference.  They are looking for students to work 4 hour shifts during the event, at each of their three breakout rooms for the two day conference and one or two at the registration desk.  Please click on the link for more details about the conference:

Please contact Jane Elliott, if you are interested.  Her email is

Community College Scholarship Deadline March 16th

The Community College STEM Scholarship provides a one-year, non-renewable award of $2,000 for students enrolled full time (12 credit hours or more) at one of Virginia’s Community Colleges.  Students must be majoring in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) field and be interested in pursuing a career that supports NASA’s mission including careers in the aerospace sector.

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