Avenza Systems Inc., Canada-based developer of MAPublisher map production software, announces the 2004 MAPublisher Map Awards. The competition is a forum for MAPublisher users to showcase their work, share ideas and compare their productions with other MAPublisher users from around the world.
A copy of all maps received for this year’s competition will also be forwarded to The Map Division of the Library of Congress in Washington, DC to be added to the MAPublisher collection established in 2003.
The competition is open to all maps created with MAPublisher. Awards will be presented for the map judged as the best in each category along with a grand prize for the Best Map Overall. In the academic category the winning entrant with also be awarded a free license of the MAPublisher version of their choice that they may use to either expand or upgrade their existing MAPublisher working environment.
List of Categories
Best Map Overall, Best Thematic Map, Best Topographic Map,
Best Transportation Map, Best General Purpose Map, Best Special Purpose Map
Best Geologic Map, Best Multimedia Map, Best Academic Map,
Best Map Collection
Submissions will be accepted until August 20th, 2004 midnight EST. Winners will be announced by September 30th, 2004.