S4's next GIS Institute will be held June 2-13, 2014. Applications will be accepted starting April 1, 2014; further details coming soon! For an idea of the material covered during the Institute, see the Winter 2014 schedule.
Thanks to the Winter 2014 GIS Institute participants for a stimulating and productive two weeks this January. Institute participants came from many disciplines this time around, including Political Science, Sociology, Economics, and Public Health. For a taste of the range of project work presented, see the workshop program
Applications are now being accepted for S4's Winter 2014 GIS Institute, which will be held January 6th-17th on the Brown University campus. Rolling admissions will start on November 18 and the final application deadline is December 2, 2013 (although in recent years the Institute has filled before the deadline, so apply early!).
to complete the online application. S4 welcomes participants from the broader Providence community and other educational institutions on a space-available basis. In those cases, please contact Rachel Franklin
, S4 associate director and Institute coordinator, directly for more application details.
A downloadable Institute flyer with complete workshop details can be found here
Interested in S4's Winter 2014 GIS Institute? The Institute will be offered January 6th-17th, 2014. Application instructions and further details will be posted here over the next few weeks. Stay tuned!
The Summer 2013 GIS Institute Conference will be held at 9:30 am on Friday, May 31 in the Population Studies & Training Center (PSTC)
seminar room. All are welcome to attend! A detailed program can be
. Come see what this summer's Institute participants have been up to!
For those participating in the Summer GIS Institute, May 20-31, the tentative schedule has now been posted here
. See you all in a few weeks!
Apply now for S4’s Summer 2013 GIS Institute. The Institute will be
held May 20-31st, 2013 on the Brown University campus. To apply,
simply complete the application
and return it to Rachel Franklin (Rachel_Franklin@Brown.edu
Applications should be submitted as pdf files or embedded within the
The application deadline is April 29th, 2013. Participants will be selected on a rolling basis, beginning April 15th.
S4's GIS Institute will be offered early in the summer this year, May 20-31, 2013. The
Institute is open to Brown graduate students, faculty, and staff and we welcome those working across all research
An informational flyer is available for download here
. Applications will be accepted starting March 25 and applicants will be
notified of acceptances on a rolling basis, starting April 15. The
deadline for applications is April 29.
Have questions? Feel free to contact Rachel Franklin, S4 Associate Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org
S4's GIS Institute will be offered again this summer, as soon as the spring semester is over. Prospective dates are May 20-31, 2013. Check back for further details!
This prize will be given for a graduate student paper that employs
spatial analysis/thinking or GIS. The submission deadline is March
1, 2013. Only complete papers will be judged, but it's fine for
manuscripts to be in draft format (or even recently published). The
winner will give his/her
paper in late spring as part of the S4 speaker series and will receive a
prize of $500. We'll also have a festive reception in honor of the
winner after his/her talk. To be considered for the prize, simply email Rachel Franklin, S4 Associate Director, a pdf
of your paper by the deadline. Papers co-authored with others students
are fine, but not with faculty.