GISCI announced an extension of the contest deadline to April 15. Why? "Because of interest and an increased difficulty in map preparation with this year's Contest..." per an announcement.
--- original post March 3, 2014 ----
GISCI is running its 3rd annual map contest. This year participants will produce a high quality map of a portion of the U.S. National Bridge Inventory (NBI). Among the skills required: parsing and geocoding ASCII files and producing a map viewable on the web. First, second, third place and honorable mentions will be awarded. Also noteworthy:
The winning poster will be taken to the ESRI User Conference and submitted to the ESRI map book, if it was generated with ESRI products.
Submissions are due March 31 in PDF.