The Coal & Energy Division of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration annually awards scholarships to promising college students who have chosen as a career path the field of mining engineering with an emphasis on coal. There is no limit on the number of applicants that may come from one school or university; however, only one Coal & Energy Division Scholarship will be awarded to a mining engineering program in any given year.
The John Sidney Marshall Scholarship, funded by AIME, is administered by the Coal & Energy Division and awarded annually to one or more undergraduate mining engineering students planning to pursue careers in the coal mining industry. Eligible students may submit one application in consideration for both the Coal & Energy Division Scholarship and the John Sidney Marshall Scholarship.
-Have completed at least two years of undergraduate studies with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50
-Be an SME student member in good standing
-Attend a school that is ABET accredited
-Attend a school that has an SME student chapter
-Demonstrate a desire for and a probability of success in a career in coal mining
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.