The Paul Stothart Memorial Scholarship in Mineral Economics was established 2012 in memory of MAC’s former Vice President of Economic Affairs, Paul Stothart. To qualify for the scholarship, candidates must be studying either a Bachelor or Masters of Economics/Commerce, or a Master of Business Administration. Students must also demonstrate an interest in mineral economics supported by current or intended course work. 

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Applications must be submitted by May 15 of each year. The recipient will be announced by June 30, and the scholarship will be awarded prior to September 1 of each year.

Deadline (2019-2020 school year): May 15, 2019

Value: $3,500 will be awarded for the 2019 – 2020 school year


Candidates must be enrolled full-time in their second, third or fourth year of a Bachelor of Economics degree or in their first or second year of a Master of Economics or MBA program. Applicants must also demonstrate an interest, supported by current or intended course work, in mineral economics or mining commerce.

Application Requirements:

Applicants will be considered based on their academic achievement, as well as their submission demonstrating their commitment to a career in Canada’s mining industry. Scholarship application packages must be submitted by May 15 of each year and must include the following:

1. One letter of referral from a professor of economics and/or mining

2. A short essay (500 words or less) on your vision for the future of Canada’s mining industry

3. Your resume

4. An official, sealed copy of your current academic transcript

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