Dear numpy community,


My apologies for repeated in-list and cross-list posts!


I'd like to remind everybody that the 2020 John Hunter Excellence in Plotting Contest submission deadline is June 01 -- only a few days away. We welcome and look forward to your submissions!


In memory of John Hunter, we are pleased to announce the John Hunter Excellence in Plotting Contest for 2020. This open competition aims to highlight the importance of data visualization to scientific progress and showcase the capabilities of open source software.


Participants are invited to submit scientific plots to be judged by a panel. The winning entries will be announced and displayed at SciPy 2020 or announced in the John Hunter Excellence in Plotting Contest website and youtube channel. 


John Hunter’s family are graciously sponsoring cash prizes for the winners in the following amounts:




John Hunter Excellence in Plotting Contest Co-Chairs

Madicken Munk

Nelle Varoquaux