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, 2013

      Post Doctoral 14
      Graduate 15
      Non-Traditional (Graduate) 4
      Undergraduate 46
      Non-Traditional (Undergraduate) 1

Cumulative Year to Date*
Fiscal Year 2012-2013
(July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013)

Number of Students per Discipline
Discipline Post Doc Scholars Graduate Research Assistants Undergraduate/Co-op Students Mining Engineering Scholarship High School Interns
Biological and Environmental Science  1  
Biosystems Engineering  2  
Chemical Engr63626  
Chem/Mat'l Engr317  
Civil Engineering 11  
Design  1  
Earth & Environmental Sci     
Electrical & Computer Engr 22  
Engineering Technology 11  
Environmental Engineering1    
Geology 31  
Marketing  1  
Materials Science Engr113  
Mechanical Engr 412  
Mining Engineering  2  
Pre-Med Lab Sciences  1  
Psychology  1  
High School Interns    6
Total 20 23 65 0 6

Cumulative Year to Date*
Fiscal Year 2012-2013
(July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013)

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
$507,379 $167,316 $273,135 $0.00 $0.00

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