Athletic Scholarships Initiative

The Hardrocker Scholarship fund is the official scholarship support program for SD Mines athletics. Our mission is to produce leaders in science and engineering with a goal to fully fund athletic scholarships at SD Mines.

Whether you are a Hardrocker Scholarship Fund member making your next gift or a first time donor, you are part of a team of passionate Hardrockers dedicated to providing scholar-athletes with the resources they need to reach their fullest athletic and academic potential. Approximately 260 young men and women represent SD Mines by competing at the highest level of their individual sports. As a supporter of the Hardrocker Scholarship Fund, your conbribution plays an important role in building an even great team for Hardrocker Athletics.


The Mines Annual Fund helps to achieve the University's mission. Gifts to the Mines Annual Fund will support the efforts of the Alumni Association, the Foundation and the Hardrock Club to provide exceptional program support. A gift to the Mines Annual Fund is an expression of your support to your alma mater and will make an immediate impact on programs and student success. Leave your legacy today!

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