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.


Corporate Donor of the Month:

Martin Marietta has generously donated $5,000 to the
Minerals Education Coalition Fund

Thank you to our most recent donors:

R. G. Dewey - $50,000 to the Ph.D. Fellowship and Career Development Fund 

Deepak Ramani - $10,000 to the Ramani Scholarship Fund

Dale and Kathy Elifrits - $5,000 to the MEC and Ph.D. Fellowship and Career Development Funds

Gary Loving - $500 to the SMEF General Fund

Severn Brown - $200 to the SME Foundation Endowment Fund

Foundation Blog

  • Posted in: SME Foundation

    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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    The Move Mining submission deadline was December 1 and ever since the SME staff has been pouring through the amazing response! Forty submissions were received. By the end of the week, December 15, the five finalists will be chosen and announced. This ...

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