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Call for Proposals: GSDI Small Grants Program

The Global Spatial Data Infrastructure Association is pleased to announce its Small Grants Program for the year 2010-11

Awards for spatial data infrastructure or Earth Observations Systems
(EOS)-related activities in economically disadvantaged nations,

  • Application deadline of 31 October 2010,
  • 4000 words maximum,
  • Awards of $2500 USD in cash and/or contributed volunteer professional services for the project

The Global Spatial Data Infrastructure (GSDI) Association is dedicated to international cooperation and collaboration in support of local, national, and international spatial data infrastructure developments that would allow nations to better address social, economic, and environmental issues of pressing importance. We are committed to bringing about an infrastructure that will allow users globally access spatial data at a variety of scales from multiple sources that ultimately will appear seamless to all users.

The GSDI Association supports the work of organizations to develop their own Spatial Data Innfrastructure (SDI) initiatives, nationally and regionally, and collaborates with local, national, and international organizations to ensure that spatial data, services, and metadata are accessible through interoperable standards-based services, systems, software, and products that operate in a web-enabled environment.

Read more at the International Land Coalition ILC’s official website

via Call for Proposals: GSDI Small Grants Program.