NYSGISA Awards Program

Do you know someone who is super passionate about GIS, an individual that has contributed to the betterment of the GIS community here in New York State, or have a slick GIS App or project that you are proud of? Well now’s your chance to nominate a colleague, your team, or even yourself to be recognized amongst your NY GIS peers for their achievements!

Submissions are now being accepted in the six award categories listed below:

  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Individual Contributions to the Profession
  • GIS Champion Award
  • GIS Application Award (Award Announcement with important details)
  • YouTube Sensation Award
  • UAV Innovation Award

Review the NYS GIS Association Awards Program Instructions and Procedures for details on each award, eligibility requirements, and procedures for submitting a nomination. Nomination forms are available here. The deadline for submissions is September 8, 2017. Feel free to contact the NYS GIS Association Awards Committee at nygis77@gmail.com with any questions.


Winners will be recognized for their achievements at the NYGeoCon in Lake Placid, October 17 – 19, 2017.