Each year the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration Inc. (SME) and the SME Foundation offer multiple scholarships to SME student members who demonstrate a desire for and probability of success in a career in the minerals industry. A list of available scholarships is provided on the SME website.  Click on the scholarship’s name to view the full guidelines and application instructions.

SME is now using a third party vendor called WizeHive for administration of our scholarship application and review processes. Directions for getting started on WizeHive are available here. Questions regarding SME Scholarships may be directed to or 303-948-4208. 

The application deadline is October 15. It is the responsibility of each student to ensure his/her application is complete and submitted on time. Late applications or attachments will not be accepted.