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USGIF Scholarship Program Applications Due Today!

Posted on April 20, 2015 with 0 comments

The 2015 USGIF Scholarship Program is accepting applications!

In an effort to help further the advancement of the geospatial tradecraft, USGIF is dedicated to assisting doctoral, graduate, undergraduate, and graduating high school seniors interested in the geospatial sciences with scholarship awards.

Since the program began in 2004, the USGIF Scholarship Program has awarded $792,000 in scholarships, helping further the education of more than 170 GEOINT students.

Applications are due April 20

Apply today!

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Call for Tradecraft & Professional Development Committee Co-Chair

Posted on April 17, 2015 with 0 comments

USGIF is looking for volunteers to fill the committee co-chair position for the Tradecraft & Professional Development Committee.

The Tradecraft and Professional Development Committee discusses and implements ways to assess the needs for GEOINT professionals to support government, industry, and academia. In this role, the co-chair is responsible for working on Professional GEOINT Certification issues, developing key tradecraft topics for the GEOINT Symposium and GEOINT Community Week, and advising USGIF Members and staff on relevant professional development trends and activities.

Visit the committee webpage to see details on how to apply for the position.

Applications are due Monday, April 27.

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Call for GEOINT 2015 Lightning Talk Presentations

Posted on April 14, 2015 with 0 comments

The USGIF Emerging Technologies Subcommittee invites you to submit an abstract for the Emerging Technologies Subcommittee Lightning Talks to be presented during GEOINT Foreword, the science & technology forum scheduled for Monday, June 22, as preface to the GEOINT 2015 Symposium, June 22-25, in Washington, D.C.

Lightning Talk presentation proposals are open to any USGIF Member as an opportunity to collaborate and educate colleagues on technical topics relevant to the GEOINT 2015 Symposium’s theme: Opening the Aperture; Charting New Paths. Lightning Talks are limited to five minutes each and will be presented from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. June 22 as a capstone to the GEOINT Foreword event. Lightning Talks must focus on advancing the GEOINT tradecraft for scientists, analysts, and other professionals.

The deadline to submit an abstract for consideration is Friday, May 1.

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Dayton Workshop

Event date: April 21, 2015

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) invites you to spend two days at the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) with an optional half-day at the Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) to learn more about the unique and critical work taking place in Dayton. The event also includes a tour of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. This event will be held at the TS/SCI classified level.

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