AAG Seeks Proposal Authors, Reviewers for New AP® Course in GIS&T

The Geography Education National Implementation Project (GENIP) has received a request from The College Board for a proposal to develop a new Advanced Placement course in Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIS&T). The AAG will lead a course proposal development team on behalf of GENIP. Context: GENIP is a coordinating committee with representatives from the…
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GENIP Calls for Proposals to Research Status of K-12 Geography Education

Geography Education National Implementation Project Request for Proposals Status of K-12 Geography Education Research Project The Geography Education National Implementation Project (GENIP) Coordinating Committee seeks proposals from non-profits, educational institutions, or individuals to conduct guided research on the status of K-12 geography education in the US and report findings to the committee. GENIP is offering…
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The Association for Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies PhD Dissertation Award 2015: Call for Submissions

The Association for Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies (AGAPS) invites recent PhD graduates to submit their dissertations for consideration for its 2015 PhD Dissertation Award. AGAPS wishes to recognize exceptional achievement in research and writing. AGAPS welcomes dissertations from across the disciplines and a variety of perspectives. They must primarily focus on the Arabian Peninsula,…
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The Association for Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies Graduate Paper Prize 2015: Call for Submissions

The Association for Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Studies (AGAPS) invites the submission of graduate student research papers for AGAPS’s 2015 Graduate Paper Prize. They must primarily focus on the Arabian Peninsula but can be inclusive of the transnational flow of people, goods and ideas across the Gulf, Red Sea and Indian Ocean. AGAPS welcomes submissions…
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Applications for The John and Bev Passerello Indigenous Peoples Travel Scholarship Due March 1

The John and Bev Passerello Indigenous Peoples Travel Scholarship 2015 $300 Travel Grants to Attend the 2015 AAG Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL Application Deadline: March 1, 2015 The objective of the Indigenous Peoples Travel Scholarship is to create opportunities for Native graduate and undergraduate students and community members to attend the AAG, to increase…
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Call For Submissions: 2015 IPSG Graduate Student Paper Competition

The Indigenous Peoples Specialty Group (IPSG) invites submissions for its annual Graduate Student Paper Competition, in conjunction with the 2015 AAG general meeting. We invite graduate student papers addressing indigenous critical cartography, geographic research, education, methodologies, and/or theory. Special consideration will be given to papers that: Foster geographic research and education that involves the Indigenous peoples…
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Applications Now Being Accepted for 2015 National Geographic Award in Mapping

Announcement:  Undergraduate students and master's-degree candidates are invited to apply for the National Geographic Award in Mapping. This award recognizes student achievement in the art, science, and technology of mapping and seeks to encourage student research. The first place award consists of a cash prize of $900 () and the second place award is $300…
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Society of Woman Geographers Seeks Applicants for the Pruitt National Minority Fellowship

The Society of Woman Geographers (SWG) Evelyn L. Pruitt National Minority Fellowship is made possible by a generous bequest from Ms. Evelyn L. Pruitt. Ms. Pruitt was a research geographer with the United States Navy. Her work greatly advanced the study of coastal environments and the use of remote sensing in geography from the 1940s…
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Public Scholar Program: A New Grant Opportunity from NEH

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has announced a new grant opportunity, the Public Scholar Program, intended to support well-researched books in the humanities that have been conceived and written to reach a broad readership. Books supported through the Public Scholar Program might present a narrative history, tell the stories of important individuals, analyze…
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Pruitt National Minority Fellowships

March 15, 2015 deadline. The Society of Woman Geographers (SWG) invites applications  for the 2015-2016 Pruitt National Minority Fellowship. Minority women ( Hispanic, Black or African-American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian and Pacific Islander or Hawaiian Native) are eligible to apply. Applicants may be currently seniors, graduates of colleges and universities in the United States and…
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