Francis H. Moffitt Memorial Scholarship

American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)


Grant amount: US $5,500

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

Applicant type: Graduate Student Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Canada, United States

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Overview:

The ASPRS Foundation is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization with the primary purpose to advance the understanding and use of spatial data for the betterment of humankind and the effective operation of public and private organizations.


The purpose of the award is to encourage upper-division undergraduate and graduate-level college students to pursue a course of study in surveying and photogrammetry leading to a career in the geospatial mapping profession.


The award consists of a certificate and a check in the amount of $6,500 and a one-year student or associate membership (new or renewal) in ASPRS.


This award is presented by ASPRS, MAPPS (the Management Association of Private Photogrammetric Surveyors) and ACSM (the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping) through the ASPRS Foundation from funds donated by students, associates, colleagues, and friends of Frank Moffitt as a memorial to his lifetime contributions to the photogrammetric surveying profession.

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

Eligibility:

  • Students currently enrolled or intending to enroll in a college or university in the United States or Canada,
  • Students who are pursing a program of study in surveying or photogrammetry leading to a career in the geospatial mapping profession.