Map the System is a global systems thinking competition that engages students in deeply understanding and working within complex social and environmental problems. Participating students meet weekly in person to complete a research project and prepare to present their findings to a panel of judges at the annual Vanderbilt University Map the System competition. There is a total of $5,000 in cash prizes to be distributed among the top three teams.
Map the System takes place in the Fall and Spring semesters, but will be accepting rolling applications. See below for more information on the timeline.
Map the System is for students, staff, and faculty who:
Additional resources from Oxford University:
If you have any questions about the program, please email our Program Manager, Jackie Hansom, at email@example.com.
Throughout the program, you’ll be guided through a process that will help you complete each deliverable by the required deadline. The deliverables you’ll complete are: