Welcome to SME Colorado Section UNDERGRADUATE Scholarship Application

Thank you for participating in our undergraduate scholarship application process. SME Colorado Section is looking to support undergraduate students who currently work in, or intend to enter the mineral extraction or mining industry. The requirements for an SME Colorado Section undergraduate scholarship include:

• Mineral industry career goals (mining engineering,mining-applied civil/environmental engineering, metallurgy, economic geology, geochemistry, and hydrogeology)
• Junior or Senior for the 2017-2018 academic year,
• Minimum cumulative graduate-level grade point average (GPA) of 2.0;
• Good communications skills as demonstrated in the application and during an interview, and
• Must be a Member of SME national (www.smenet.org, membership in your student chapter is strongly encouraged if one is available at the college/university being attended)

You must forward a current copy of your transcript along with any additional requested information to Amanda Garcia at amanda.p.garcia@gmail.com. If you have any questions please contact Ms. Garcia by e-mail or by phone at (303)-889-9676.
Fine Print
• Finalists will be contacted by a member of the scholarship committee to schedule a mandatory interview.
• Disbursement of funds to scholarship recipients requires proof of enrollment in the fall of 2017 and again in early 2018, and a continued focus on the mineral or mining industry.
• Incomplete or late applications will be considered ineligible.

DEADLINE: March 3, 2017