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How to enter

Who can enter?

All surveying/geomatics programs are encouraged to submit applications. Other disciplines that offer minimal surveying courses will not be considered.

2017 entries are no longer being accepted. Details for the 2018 competition are coming soon.

What are the awards?

The NCEES Surveying Education Award includes up to seven cash awards.

  • Grand prize: $25,000
  • Up to three prizes: $15,000
  • Up to three prizes: $10,000

Use of the funds awarded is at the discretion of the winning surveying/geomatics departments/colleges. NCEES encourages use of the funds awarded to be incorporated into the surveying/geomatics programs.

The grand prize winner will be recognized at the NCEES annual meeting in August. All award-winning programs will be featured on the NCEES website, in NCEES publications, and in other related professional publications.