Application Information

The application to become a Grand Challenges Scholar can be found here.

The application for GCSP@Mines has three parts:

  • An essay section
  • A proposed plan for completion of the GCSP requirements
  • A letter of recommendation from a faculty member

Guidelines for each of these requirements can be found in the application above. Your completed application and letter of recommendation can both be sent via email to the GCSP@Mines Director, Cj McClelland (

The application process for the Engineers Without Borders-USA Track can be found here.

Applications are reviewed twice a year, once in the fall and once in the spring. The next round of applications will be reviewed starting October 9th, 2020.