MapBiomas 3rd Edition Award
The 3rd Edition of the MapBiomas Award ended on July 8, 2021 with an online ceremony to announce the winners and present their work. This year's edition broke a record of subscribers. There were 160 for the three categories: General, Youth and Highlight Applications for Public Policies. A 60% growth compared to the previous year. This year, the presence of young people and those over 30 years old was balanced. Land use was the predominant theme, followed by Diversity.
Check out the awards ceremony:
Below is the list of finalists and winners in each category:
(Click on the images to access the works of the winners and finalists)
- General category:
- Youth Category:
- Highlight investments in public policies:
In partnership with Instituto Ciência Hoje, the MapBiomas Award reaches its 3rd edition. Papers that
use data or cite any of MapBiomas' initiatives can be registered. To understand a little more about the
initiatives, visit: mapbiomas.org/initiatives. Five works will be awarded, divided into three categories: 1st place General Category - value of R$ 15,000.00 (fifteen thousand reais); 2nd place General Category - value of R$ 10,000 (ten thousand reais); 1st place Youth Category - value of R$ 10,000 (ten thousand reais); 2nd place Youth Category - value of R$ 5,000 (five thousand reais); Highlight investments in public policies - R$ 10,000 (ten thousand reais).
The winners will also be awarded with an annual subscription to the Ciência Hoje Digital magazine and
a scholarship to conduct a Geoprocessing course on satellite images using Google Earth Engine promoted
by Solved. Registration is open from November 1st, 2020 to February 7th, 2021, using the form at the link below: *To submit your work files, you must have a Google account
The organization of the 3rd Edition of the MapBiomas Award held a launch webinar to present this year's
news and answer questions. Check it out below or click here to watch it directly from our YouTube