Next Call for UNIGIS Geospatial Events Grants – GEG

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Next Call for UNIGIS Geospatial Events Grants – GEG

Geospatial Events Grants Call 2017/2  – Now open for applications

September 2017 “UNIGIS Geospatial Events Grants”

The UNIGIS International Association is announcing the second call of the “Geospatial Events Grants” (GEG) funded by UNIGIS International Association and industry partners.

Connecting active UNIGIS students with the international geospatial community and creating added value within the UNIGIS network are the objectives of the GEG. Participating in a leading Geospatial event will enhance the learning experience beyond lessons and exercises and is of course an excellent opportunity to establish new contacts with GIS experts from all over the world.

The call considers the following list of events taking place between November 2017 and July 2018 eligible for grant sponsorship:

  1. GeoDesign+BIM Europe, 22-24 November 2017 in Amsterdam
  2. Geospatial World Forum, 16-19 January 2018 in Hyderabad (or any regional Geospatial Forum)
  3. FIG Congress, 6-11 May 2018, Istanbul
  4. AGILE 2018, 13-15 June 2018, Lund
  5. GI_Forum , 3-6 July 2018, Salzburg
  6. Esri UC, 9-13 July 2018, San Diego
  7. Other international geospatial events can be suggested for consideration


  • The grant is a lump sum of 500 Euro per student towards the cost of attending
  • Previous GEG grant recipients are not eligible
  • The grant will be disbursed to the student after attending the event and submitting all information/documentation required

More Information about the application Procedure: > Geospatial Events Grants – GEG, Call September

Application Documents: > Application form GEG

Please send your application until October 9 to

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