SRK Graduate Scholarship

Deadline

Likely June 2020

Annual Value

Up to $3,000 per term (fall, spring, summer)

Citizenship

Canadian
Permanent Resident
International

Degree Level

Masters
Doctoral
 

SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc. offers a graduate scholarship with the intent to assist students undertaking graduate studies in mining industry related areas.

 

Eligibility

Applicants must:

  • have an appropriate undergraduate degree
  • be legally entitled to study in Canada
  • be accepted to a scientific or engineering MSc or PhD program in Canada that is related to the mining industry, including:

  • Mining and Mineral Process Engineering
  • Exploration and Mining Geology
  • Hydrotechnical and Geotechnical Engineering
  • Hydrogeology and Geochemistry
  • Tailings and Mine Waste Management
  • Environmental Science and Engineering

Evaluation Criteria

Recipients will be chosen by a scholarship panel who may request short-listed applicants to present their application formally.
 
Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria:
• Academic achievement as evidenced by their academic record
• Prior industry experience (if applicable)
• Relevance of future studies to the mining industry

Application Procedures

Compile an application package that includes the following:

a) Brief resume (no more than two pages) including work experience details

b) Academic transcripts

c) Written statement (500 words or less) outlining

  • Topic and summary of the intended graduate research
  • Applicability of the research to the mining industry
  • Benefit to be obtained from the scholarship
  • Applicant’s desire to work in the mining industry
  • Other information the applicant considers relevant to their application

d) Written recommendation (including contact information) by a university or other industry references

e) List of other awards or scholarships received and/or applied for

Submit the completed application package via email to ca_scholarships@srk.global prior to the closing date.

Further Information

For further information, contact ca_scholarships@srk.global