Corporate Donor of the Month:

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. has generously donated $200,000 to the
Ph.D. Fellowship and Career Development Grant Fund

Thank you to our most recent donors:

MMSA - $30,000 to the Minerals Education Coalition Fund

Bechtel Mining & Metals - $25,000 to the Minerals Education Coalition Fund

Caterpillar Global Mining - $25,000 to the Ph.D. Fellowship and Career Development Grant Fund

Robert Schafer - $4,500 to the SME Foundation General Fund

Robert Kudlawiec - $1,000 to the SME Foundation General Fund

As a 501 (c) 3 non-profit, the Mission of the SME Foundation is to be the source of funding
for education and outreach to SME and the community it serves.


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Foundation Blog

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    The Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Inc. (SME) and the Minerals Education Coalition (MEC) is pleased to announce team “Teaching Kids” from Colombia has won the 2017-2018 Move Mining competition. Presenting before a live audience and broadcast ...

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    As the year comes to a close, I would like to say Thank You to all the amazing supporter of the SME Foundation . By both financial means and your volunteerism so many great things were accomplished. Scholarships , professional development , education ...

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