- Mission: Leadership in Geospatial Professional Development
This year we received 15 applications for our annual GIS scholarship awards. Applications came from six universities, seven different disciplines, and all the states of the Rocky Mountain region: Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, and New Mexico. The winners are: Amir Siraj, University of Denver, Department of Geography: Pathogen Spread and Rural Mobility, and Charlotte Gabrielsen, University of Wyoming, Ecosystem Science & Management: Characterizing the effect of climate change on wetland hydroperiod and biodiversity across the US Plains and Prairie Pothole Region. A hearty congratulations to our winners and to all who submitted applications, thank you.
The chapter thanks Christopher M. Nicholson, Director, Water Resources Data System & Wyoming State Climate Office, University of Wyoming, for coordinating our scholarship effort.