Here’s even more reason to tote around a GoPro while you conduct your field work or other outdoor project – enter the GoPro Awards! This via FastCompany… the company is launching the GoPro Awards today, a program it hopes will inspire the creation of more and better content, and which could hand out as much as $5 million a year in awards to people making the best videos with GoPro cameras like those in its Hero line. The Wild Jobs category may be something of interest to you GeoGeeks while in the field!
Do you love animating data, creating science apps, or taking macrophotographs? In the Visualization Challenge, sponsored by the National Science Foundation and Popular Science, your handiwork can receive its due glory and win you cash prizes. Contest winners will be announced in February 2016, and will be featured in the March issue of Popular Science, on popsci.com and nsf.gov/news/vizzies.
You Esri app developers, take note that the App Challenge is ending Monday. Esri is offering up some nice prize money ($10K, $2K, $1K) to the top apps. Entries will be accepted until Monday, April 27 5 PM PDT with winners being announced May 11.
Web developers (and webmap developers using Flash etc…) today is the deadline for entry submissions for the
SXSW Interactive Web Awards Presented by Adobe –The competition that uncovers the best new websites and celebrates those who are building tomorrow’s online trends. The 12th Annual SXSW Interactive Web Awards are presented by Adobe Systems, makers of Flash, Dreamweaver, Photoshop and other software packages that help Web Awards participants express their creativity. See more and good luck!