Brent Yantis, RAC presents the 2019 winners of the Student Poster Contest, Yaping Yu, Theresa Harriford, Kendall Lee, and Coy LeBlanc.

Student Poster Contest

Louisiana Remote Sensing and GIS Workshop presents its annual student poster competition, sponsored by Louisiana View.
Students are encouraged to submit posters depicting their work from class projects, thesis or dissertation work, or individual research.

Download abstract form here


  • Posters should clearly define a research study, map, coursework-related project, personal interest, or other process which incorporates remote sensing and/or geographic science and technology
  • Students may submit one poster for the competition
  • Students must bring a printed copy for display at the workshop
  • Posters should be no larger than 42” x 60”
  • Presenters will be provided with an easel and foam core board
  • All poster presenters must be registered before the poster is displayed

Judging and Awards:

  • Posters will be judged on scientific and technical merit, effective design and use of cartographic principles, & overall impression/quality of work
  • Student posters will be judged by a panel of experienced geographic information specialists during the LA RSGIS workshop
  • Students must be present during judging to answer questions
  • Cash prizes will be awarded: $200 First, $100 Second, $50 Third place poster compliments of Louisiana View
  • Contest winners will be announced during the awards ceremony

Questions about the student poster competition may be directed to

Student Poster Contest Sponsor – Louisiana View

Student Poster Contest Sponsor – Regional Application Center