Gerald V. Henderson Memorial Scholarship

Available for: Undergraduate and Graduate Students


The Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division (IM&AD) of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration annually awards one or more scholarships to promising college students who are pursuing degrees in geology, mining engineering or mineral economics with special interests in an industrial minerals and aggregates-oriented program.

Henderson Scholarship applicants must meet the following criteria:

  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. Attend a school that is ABET - accredited and/or has an SME Student Chapter.

  4. Demon strate a desire for and a probability of success in a career in industrial minerals and/or aggregates industries.