NSPS 2018 Awards of Excellence & Map Plat Competition
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Posted by: Kristen Evon
Affiliate of the Year (Guidelines)
Award will be presented in two categories: small (under 400 members) and large (more than 400 members)
Surveying Excellence (Guidelines)
Open to anyone who has made an outstanding contribution, or has performed outstanding service to the surveying profession.
Student Project of the Year (Guidelines)
Any undergraduate student enrolled in a surveying or surveying related program (e.g., geospatial sciences, civil engineering, forestry, etc.) is eligible for this award.
Earle J Fennel (Guidelines)
In honor of Earle J. Fennell, ACSM President 1966-1967 and ACSM Executive Director 1968-1971, ACSM created this award to be presented for distinguished educational contributions to the surveying and mapping profession.
Excellence in Journalism (Guidelines)
The purpose of this contest is to encourage high-quality publications and content by NSPS affiliates, and it is open to newsletters, magazines, and content in either having been published between January and December of the previous year. The affiliate’s executive director, publication’s editor, or their designee may submit entries for consideration.
NSPS Map Plat Competition (Guidelines)
State Surveying association affiliates of NSPS are invited to submit maps and plats to the 2018 competition. Freehand and machine or computer drafted maps and plats completed after 6/30/2016 are eligible for entry. Entrants need not be members of NSPS, however a member of NSPS must sponsor the submission.