MMSA/SMEF Presidential Scholarship

MMSA2018.jpg2018 MMSA/SMEF Presidential Scholarship recipient
Cayley Brooks, University of Arizona,
with SMEF President Bill Hancock
Not pictured: Luke Masseth, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology



The SME Foundation supports all efforts to recruit talented students for the minerals industry. Mining & Metallurgical Society of America, MMSA is dedicated to promoting and improving the understanding and appreciation of the role played by mining and metallurgy in the United States. Through this joint program, the MMSA/SMEF Past Presidential Scholarship is awarded on an annual basis to an outstanding student whose study program encompasses any aspect of the extractive minerals industry.



For the minerals sector to remain competitive in recruiting talented students, the Foundation provides scholarships to students majoring in studies that encompass aggregates, coal, industrial minerals, metals, and related mineral sciences.

Submission deadline:  November 1, 2019

Submission Procedure:

Applications must be submitted online.
Qualifications and Requirements (PDF)

Application process is now closed

If additional information is requested, contact or 303-948-4200 or 800-763-3132.

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