MPD Div & Richard Klimpel Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship Description
The Richard Klimpel/MPD Scholarships are open to undergraduate or graduate students to students interested in pursuing careers in the area of mineral and metallurgical processing. To submit an anonymous recommendation letter for a student, please email it to with the student's first and last name and the scholarship name as the file name.
Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division Scholarship applicants must meet the following criteria:
1. Be an SME student member in good standing.
2. Have completed at least one year of undergraduate studies.
3. Must have minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8/4.0 scale.
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4. Attend a school that is ABET accredited and/or has an SME student chapter.
5. Demonstrate a desire for and a probability of success in a career in mineral/metallurgical processing.
Applications open September 1st and will close October 15th.
Additional Information
Nomination for this award is currently closed.


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