1. Be studying mining engineering or an equivalent degree and have a research topic related to a ground control issue.
2. Be an SME student member in good standing.
3. Attend a school that is ABET accredited and/or has an SME student chapter.
5. Be a U.S. Citizen. Non-U.S. citizens may be considered.
6. Demonstrate a desire for and a probability of success in career in the minerals industry.
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 15, 2019