About ASEAN Geospatial Challenge 2021

The ASEAN Geospatial Challenge 2021: Geospatial Youth Edition (AGC 21) brings youth in the ASEAN region 
together to use geospatial technology and information to support nations in achieving their Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Targeted at students from Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) in the ASEAN region, the challenge aims to: 

Cultivate good relationships and

collaborations among the youth in ASEAN

Elevate geospatial competencies
and facilitate knowledge sharing

Raise interest in the geospatial field

Sustainable Development Goals

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. At its heart is the 17 SDGs, which calls for action by all countries —— developed and developing —— in a global partnership to use statistical data and geospatial information to meet the ambitions and demands of the 2030 agenda.

Format of the Challenge

Key Dates

Important Notes for Participants

View here for submission guidelines, rules and regulations and judging criteria of the challenge! 

Each team is to submit the following documents to their respective National Geospatial Agency:

Documents to be submitted
Project Write up A completed Project Write Up to be submitted by each participating team.
Declaration of Original Work Declaration form needs to be duly completed and signed by each participating team.
Declaration of Student Identity Declaration forms need to be duly completed and signed by each participating team member.
Group Photo Group photo of all team members


Supporting Resources for Participants 

Participants are encouraged to tap on the following resources contributed by our challenge partners! 
Limited slots are available on a first-come-first-serve basis. 
Reach out to the respective contact person(s) if you would like to explore and use any of their resources for your project.

Award Categories and Prizes

Competing projects at the ASEAN level will be awarded based on the following prize categories.
Teams will stand a chance to win prizes ranging from drone-geospatial platform subscriptions, training certifications, cloud credits and opportunities for internship with key industry players!

Find out more about the prize categories below:

Judging Criteria 

Projects will be assessed based on the following criterion: 

Click here to find out more about each criteria.  

Visit the AGC 21 Terms & Conditions and Frequently Asked Questions for more information.        

For any inquiries regarding the challenge, please email geoworks@sla.gov.sg.


Organiser and Supporting ASEAN Agencies



Supporting ASEAN Agencies 



The Philippines


Supporting Partners