Scholarships

Future of Mining Award:  

  • All International Applicants are encouraged to apply for the NBK Future of Mining Award
  • Application Requirement: In addition to a complete application, applicants are required to write a 5 page paper, fully referenced on “The Future of Mining”.
  • Value of Award: $3000.
  • Application Deadline is December 1

Other Funding Opportunities: Following are a list of funding sources for the MENG program over the past several years:

  • Chile: Antofagasta Minerals
  • Chile: CONICYT-PROGRAMA FORMACIÓN DE CAPITAL HUMANO AVANZADO
  • Colombia: Colfuturo
  • Ghana: Ghana Education Trust Fund
  • Indonesia: Indonesia Endowment Funds for Education, Ministry of Finance
  • Kazakhstan: JSC Center for International Programs, Kazakhstan Government
  • Mexico: CONACYT- Consejo Nacional De Ciencia y Tecnologia
  • Mongolia: Oyu Tolgoi: Rio Tinto
  • Panama: Minera Panama/ First Quantum
  • Tanzania: Government of Tanzania: Students from Tanzania

Students in this program are not eligible for the International Partial Tuition Scholarship or the University Graduate Fellowship or national research scholarships.