1. Have completed at least two years of undergraduate studies with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
2. Be an SME student member in good standing.
3. Either (1) attend a university that holds general accreditation for its geology program, or (2) belong to an SME Student Chapter.
4. Pursuing an undergraduate degree in geology or geological sciences.
5. Preference will be given, but is not limited, to eligible applicants with personal connections to MN.