Call for Applications: Rio Tinto Graduate Scholarship – Deadline: June 7, 2021

Rio Tinto Graduate Scholarship

As part of its ongoing commitment to innovation and research, Rio Tinto offers an $18,000 graduate scholarship for a UBC graduate student in a field of pure or applied science related to Rio Tinto’s activities in mining. Eligible research areas are: aluminum metallurgy, electrolysis of molten salts, hydrometallurgy, science of the environment, analytical technologies, modeling and control systems, and data science. To be eligible, applicants must be enrolled or accepted in a first year Master’s or first or second year Doctoral studies in the 2021-2022 academic year. The scholarship is non-renewable and students who received the scholarship in the past are not eligible to apply again.

Application deadline to 8:00 AM on Monday, June 7, 2021

Further details, such as application and nomination procedures, are on our webpage:

Please reach out to and Graduate Awards should you have questions about this scholarship.