Abraham Anson Memorial Scholarship

American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)


Grant amount: US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: Oct 4, 2018 9:00pm PDT

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

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Overview:

Purpose

The purpose of this award is to encourage students who have an exceptional interest in pursuing scientific research or education in geospatial science or technology related to photogrammetry, remote sensing, surveying and mapping to enter a professional field where they can use the knowledge of their discipline to excel in their profession. 

Award

The award consists of a certificate, a check in the amount of $2,000 and a one-year student membership (new or renewal) in the society. This award is presented by the ASPRS Foundation from funds donated by the Anson bequest and contributions from the Society and the Potomac Region as a tribute to Abe Anson’s many contributions to the field of photogrammetry, remote sensing, and long, dedicated service to the Society.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • The award is made to an undergraduate student currently enrolled or intending to enroll in a college or university in the United States for the purpose of pursuing a program of study to enter a profession in which education in photogrammetry, remote sensing, surveying and mapping and geospatial science or technology disciplines will advance the value of those disciplines within that profession.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. All applicants must be active or student members of ASPRS.