Dr. Jim Franklin with Bill Bartley, Mel Bartley’s son
In 2015 Jim Franklin and Phil Walford established the Dr. Melville Bartley CESME Memorial Scholarship was established in 2015, in memory of the founding principal for Lakehead Technical Institute. This scholarship will be awarded annually to graduate students that are conducting research within CESME’s Environmental pillar or Mining and Exploration pillar.
This year Jim and Phil launched an appeal to our alumni to support this fund. If you would like to contribute to this scholarship please visit https://alumni.lakeheadu.ca/donate/support select ‘other’ and type in “Dr. Melville Bartley CESME Memorial Scholarship”. By supporting graduate students, you promote higher levels of learning. Graduate students are our future leaders in the mining and exploration industry.