1. Have completed at least three years of undergraduate studies with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.
Here is the link for grade conversion https://www.admissions.iastate.edu/apply/gpa_calc.php .
2. Be an SME student member in good standing.
3. Attend a school that is ABET accredited and/or has an SME student chapter.
4. Demonstrate a desire for and a probability of success in a career in the minerals industry.