Student Opportunities


The Mining Engineering Department offers scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled in a degree program at Colorado School of Mines or have been accepted and plan to enroll in the upcoming fall semester. Preference will be given to students who are pursuing a degree in mining engineering.

Fill in the form below to apply for Mining Engineering Department Scholarships.  


Scholarships are awarded at the beginning of Fall

2022-2023 Awards


  • Ryan Parker


  • Joshua Chitwood
  • Daniel Salvetti
  • Mary Nimey
  • John Gilbride

Brunner & Lay

  • Heather Burmingham
  • Kai Clark
  • Connor Pallis
  • Joel Dickinson

Carlson Mining

  • Mark Pierce

Charles L Pillar

  • Alexandra Nickle

Denver Gold Group

  • Kayode Komolafe
  • Isabel Hernandez


  • Tyler Pimple

George Sturgis and Beth Revels

  • John Dill


  • Kendall Helbig

Jerry and Karen Zink

  • William Colvin
  • Yui Hin Shi

John Eddie Ross

  • Jake Piotrowski
  • Jackson Showalter

McQuiston Fellowship

  • Arif Aydar
  • Patrick Maier
  • Linda Jaramillo Urrego
  • Burc Yaman
  • Erkan Aslan
  • Lukas Fahle
  • Yu-Ting Yu
  • Kemalcan Aydogdu
  • Muthu Thyagarajan
  • Kayode Komolafe
  • Ebubekir Demir
  • Umut Mete Saka
  • Lee Zamolloa
  • Amid Morshedlou
  • Fatih Aranoglu
  • Akash Chaurasia
  • Alejo Delgado
  • Isabel Casasbuenas

Martin Marietta

  • Soren Paulson
  • Raymond Tsukada

Milton Ward

  • Kellan Gillis
  • Spencer Snow
  • Trinity Kelly


  • Raymond Tsukada


  • Maggie Piwowarcyk


  • Nolan Cox
  • Spencer Snow

Pegasus Gold

  • Zane Swainston

Richard Hodgson Current Use Scholarship Fund

  • Xavier Dibben
  • Emma Edgar
  • Isabel Hernandez

Royal Gold

  • Jennifer Kinch
  • Jun Chen
  • Trinity Kelly


  • Spencer Mullikin
  • Zane Swainston

Robert & Lois Hansen

  • Jennifer Kinch
  • Emilio Ferrand

Bruce Carlson Memorial

  • Mark Peirce

Mining Department Freshman Scholarship

  • Nolan Cox
  • Callum Stenier
  • Jack Maring
  • Thomas Powell
  • Eric Moskal
  • Glenn Steer

Student Positions Available

The Mining Engineering Department will post student opportunities here. Please check back frequently as this site will be updated as positions become available.

In 2024, the year of our 150th anniversary, we will celebrate Colorado School of Mines’ past, present and possibilities. By celebrating and supporting the Campaign for MINES@150 you will help elevate Mines to be an accessible, top-of-mind and first-choice for students, faculty, staff, recruiters and other external partners. The Mining department’s goals for Mines@150 include upgrading facilities, scholarships, and continuing to build on student experiences both in the classroom and out in the field. When you give, you are ensuring Mines becomes even more distinctive and highly sought-after by future students, alumni, industry, and government partners over the next 150 years. We look forward to celebrating Mines’ sesquicentennial with you and recognizing the key role you play in making the MINES@150 vision a reality through your investments of time, talent and treasure. Give now