Real Time Facts at a Glance


The Center provides scholarships and other forms of financial assistance to undergraduate, graduate and post doctoral students at the University of Kentucky. A direct annual grant is made to the Kentucky Mining Engineering Scholarship Program for undergraduate mining engineering students from Kentucky, many from coal-producing counties. Graduate students are provided with Research Assistantships and post doctoral scholars are employed by the Center. Undergraduate students also work as co-ops at the lab as well as other industry sponsored positions.

Students - May/June, 2012

      Post Doctoral 14
      Graduate 12
      Non-Traditional (Graduate) 5
      Undergraduate 42
      Non-Traditional (Undergraduate) 0

Cumulative Year to Date*
Fiscal Year 2011-2011
(July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012)

Number of Students per Discipline
Discipline Post Doc Scholars Graduate Research Assistants Undergraduate/Co-op Students Mining Engineering Scholarship High School Interns
Agriculture  2  
Biochemistry  1  
Biological and Environmental Science  1  
Biosystems Engineering 18  
Business  1  
Business Admin (MBA) 1   
Chemical Engr5215  
Chem/Mat'l Engr3212  
Civil Engineering 11  
Earth & Environmental Sci     
Education  1  
Electrical & Computer Engr 22  
Electrochemistry  1  
Engineering Technology 11  
Environmental Engineering1    
Geology  2  
Graphic Arts  1  
Library Science 1   
Materials Science Engr131  
Mechanical Engr 412  
Mining Engineering  2  
Nat. Resource Conservation Mngt  1  
Physical Chemistry1    
Physics  1  
Psychology  1  
Techs  7  
High School Interns    1
Total 18 28 79 0 5

Cumulative Year to Date*
Fiscal Year 2011-2012
(July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012)

Cumulative Scholarships and Student Financial Assistance (Federal and State)
Post Doc Scholars Graduate Research Assistants Undergraduate Co-op Students Undergraduate Scholarships Pre-College/Participant Training
$595,109 $269,405 $336,852 $0.00 $0.00

*All financial numbers and student discipline counts are cummulative for the current Fiscal Year.