UC Berkeley Mapmaking Contest

By sfrye
April 5th, 2021 - 6:17pm

Map the Bay: UC Berkeley Earth Sciences & Map Library's 2021 Mapmaking Contest

UC Berkeley's Earth Sciences & Map Library welcomes you to their second annual mapmaking contest! All Bay Area college students are invited to participate by creating maps--both real and imagined--of the Bay Area.

Note these important dates:

  • March 1, 2021: Contest Opens at 12pm (noon)
  • April 9, 2021: Contest Closes at 12am (midnight)
  • April 9 - 23, 2021: Judging; Selection of Finalists
  • April 24, 2021:  CalDay / Public Voting Begins
  • April 24 - May 1, 2021: Public voting 
  • May 5, 2021: Winners Announced!

Four winning entrants will receive a $50 gift card. Maps will also be featured in the Map the Bay online exhibit and be reproduced on print-from-home postcards.

Learn more about the contest and see 2020 results: https://guides.lib.berkeley.edu/mapthebay

Follow along on Twitter for updates: https://twitter.com/geolibraryucb 

Email questions to: map-contest@berkeley.edu