John Kovala Memorial Scholarship

Deadline for Application: May 31st, 2018

Amount of Scholarship: $1,000.00 (paid in one installment); Free Membership to CIM Red Lake Branch for 2018-19, beginning immediately


  • Open to students from the Red Lake Area pursuing post secondary study at a college or university, but not limited to the first year of post secondary study.
  • Graduate of grade 12 or student entering 2nd, 3rd or 4th year of qualifying program.
  • Preference will be given to students with high academic achievement.
  • liInvolvement in extracurricular activities and community service will be a consideration.
  • Pursuing education in the field of mining, including but not limited to diplomas and degrees in Engineering/Technology (Mining, Metallurgical, Geological, Environmental, Mineral Processing), Geology (Mining, Exploration, Economic), Geophysics, Geochemistry or Environmental Science.

Please submit a letter outlining how you meet the criteria listed above for consideration of this scholarship.

Requirements for Payment: Confirmation of Registration and transcript after first semester for installment - $1000.00

Contact PersonJanice WallgrenChairperson, Red Lake C.I.M. Branch

John Kovala Scholarship winner (2017): Jarrod Howell