Applications Open for the Atlanta Summer Geospatial Academy: 9th through 12th graders apply now for FREE geospatial summer training!


FREE SUMMER TRAINING IN GEOSPATIAL TECHNOLOGIES FOR GA HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS!

Visit the website at http://sites.gsu.edu/stemacademy 

Watch the Youtube video below with Dr. Hawthorne as he explains the Academy.

The Georgia Geographic Alliance along with generous financial support from The Verizon Foundation is pleased to announce the website and application process for the Summer 2015 Urban Atlanta Geospatial STEM Academy. Through April 1, we are now accepting applications from soon to be 9th through 12th graders to participate in our FREE summer geospatial training academy. 100 students will receive FREE education in geospatial technology, GIS, drone technology, and mobile mapping in ATL and also receive a FREE tablet to keep after the Academy. More information about the program and the online application portal can be found at our site: http://sites.gsu.edu/stemacademy. Please share widely. This is a highly competitive and awesome program for Georgia high school students! And it’s completely free thanks to Verizon’s $75,000 grant to GGA. #georgiageography #ATLSTEM The Verizon Foundation National Geographic Education

Online mapping example similar to what students will work with in the Academy.

Online mapping example similar to what students will work with in the Academy.

Drone Mapping Demonstration at the Atlanta Botanical Garden

Drone Mapping Demonstration at the Atlanta Botanical Garden

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