Women & Leadership Australia Scholarship Grants

Building on the significant developmental momentum achieved during #100daysforchange, Women & Leadership Australia is administering a national initiative to support the development of female leaders across Australia’s mining and resources sector. The initiative is providing women with grants of between $3,000 and $7,000 to enable participation in a range of leadership development programs. The scholarship […]

WiN-Canada Student Pioneer Scholarship 2018

Women in Nuclear Canada wishes to recognize young women who act as pioneers of the nuclear industry and play a pivotal role, in their studies and in their communities, in highlighting the benefits of the nuclear industry. The Women in Nuclear Canada Student Scholarship will be awarded to three (3) deserving applicants (one undergraduate, one graduate, one […]

WIM/WiN SK Announces 2018 Post Secondary Scholarship Program

Saskatoon 21-March-2018: Women in Mining/Women in Nuclear Saskatchewan (WIM/WiN-SK) is pleased to announce the continuation of its post-secondary scholarship program. The program will provide three awards of $1,000: two awards to returning University students and one award to a student enrolled in Technical or Trades in Saskatchewan. The students will embody the values of diversity […]

Scholarship alert: University of Dundee, Energy Petroleum and Mineral Law Policy

There is a scholarship opportunity for a candidate interested in the Energy Petroleum and Mineral Law Policy program at University of Dundee. This is a 1-year post-graduate program suitable for lawyers and non-lawyers interested in gaining an understanding of legal and regulatory environmental within international energy and resources industries. At the conclusion of the course, […]

WIMWA Centre for Ethical Leadership (Melbourne University) Scholarship opportunity

Originally published by WIMWA – September 2016. With thanks to the ongoing support of Professor Bob Wood, WIMWA are delighted to announce a scholarship place is again available for the CEL (Melbourne University) Ethical Leadership Program.  To apply please send a 250 word (maximum) statement addressing “how you would use this opportunity to benefit other […]

WIMARQ – Mentoring scholarships applications still open

Mentoring scholarships applications still open Don’t miss out -closing Friday. Entry is quick and simple SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THE QRC.WIMARQ MENTORING PROGRAM STILL OPEN FOR APPLICANTS BHP Billiton, as part of is foundation partnership support of the 2016 QRC/WIMARQ Mentoring program is offering three full scholarships for women who would benefit from career advice from a […]

£5500 gift to fund female mining student

A University of Exeter professor has presented a £5,500 cheque to the chair of the Camborne School of Mines (CSM) Trust to fund a new female scholarship in mining engineering. Frances Wall, Professor of Applied Mineralogy at CSM handed over the gift to CSM Trust chair Tony Batchelor, at the trust’s AGM on Penryn Campus […]

BHP Billiton & Minerals Council of Australia – Women In Engineering Scholarship

BHP Billiton in partnership with the Minerals Council of Australia, the national body representing exploration, mining and minerals processing industry, is seeking outstanding engineering students to apply for our Women in Engineering Scholarship.

WIMWA/ CEL (Melbourne) Scholarship – applications due before 9am Friday 9th of October

Centre for Ethical Leadership/WIMWA Scholarship WIMWA is delighted to announce that thanks to Professor Robert Wood and The Centre for Ethical Leadership (CEL) a scholarship is available for the November 2015 Ethical Leadership Program. This is open to anyone who attended our recent WIMWA Summit, or is a current member of WIMWA. To apply for […]

Bank of Montreal playing its part in boosting diversity in the metals & energy finance industry

Mining Journal, 18 September 2015 BMO backs mining and energy diversity by donating £90,000 (US$139,627) to provide new opportunities for women in the field. (photo: Women in Mining UK) The donation, made as part of BMO’s Equity through Education Scheme and funded through commissions on institutional equity trades the bank executed on September 17, will […]

MCA, BHP Billiton & Downer Award Scholarships to Boost Female Participation in Mining

Posted June 2nd, 2015 for Minerals Council of Australia by Chris James – Assistant Director, Workforce Skills The Minerals Council of Australia (MCA) on Tuesday night presented five scholarships to boost the participation of young female engineers in the mining industry and train the female board members of the future. The MCA is delighted to announce that Fia […]

MCA, BHP Billiton & Downer Award Scholarships to Boost Female Participation in Mining

Posted June 2nd, 2015 for Minerals Council of Australia by Chris James – Assistant Director, Workforce Skills The Minerals Council of Australia (MCA) on Tuesday night presented five scholarships to boost the participation of young female engineers in the mining industry and train the female board members of the future. The MCA is delighted to announce that Fia […]

3 women in mining received scholarships for leadership training

Mining and Resources Sectors Focus on Female Leadership Three talented women working across the mining and resources sector have been awarded scholarships that will focus on their careers as leaders. For the third year running, Behind Closed Doors (BCD), a leading professional development and mentoring company that connects businesswomen, has joined forces with Beach Energy […]

Update on Student Scholarships – Australia

Applications open for BHP Billiton/MCA Women in Engineering Scholarship BHP Billiton, in partnership with the Minerals Council of Australia, the national body representing Australia’s mining and minerals processing industry, invites students from across the country to apply for the BHP Billiton/Minerals Council of Australia Women in Engineering Scholarship. The scholarship is open to all female […]

MCA, BHP Billiton and Downer Mining award scholarships to help women in mining become ‘board-ready’

The Minerals Council of Australia has awarded four scholarships to women for studies to help them progress towards Company Board positions, in conjunction with member companies BHP Billiton and Downer Mining. The scholarships, valued at $9,200 each, have been awarded to women working in the mining industry to enable them to complete the Australian Institute […]

MCA, BHP Billiton and Downer Mining award scholarships to help women in mining become 'board-ready'

The Minerals Council of Australia has awarded four scholarships to women for studies to help them progress towards Company Board positions, in conjunction with member companies BHP Billiton and Downer Mining. The scholarships, valued at $9,200 each, have been awarded to women working in the mining industry to enable them to complete the Australian Institute […]

WIMWA Mentoring Program Scholarships – last reminder

We are delighted to announce that there are three scholarship opportunities available for the first semester of the WIMWA Mentoring Program 2015. Western Australia’s mining and resources sector continues to provide significant opportunities for women. To enable women to make the best of these opportunities, the Department of Local Government and Communities is supporting the […]

Apply now for the WIMARQ/QRC 2015 mentoring program, supported by the Queensland Government

Be quick – just 40 places available. Interested in being a mentor? We’d also like to hear from you. Click here to register your interest to be a mentor for the 2015 QRC/WIMARQ Mentoring Program – Supported by the Queensland Government Click here to apply for the 2015 QRC/WIMARQ Mentoring Program – Supported by the […]

2014-15 MCA AICD Scholarships for Women in Mining – Company Directors Course 

The Minerals Council of Australia is taking applications for two scholarships in 2014-15 for talented women in the mining industry to enrol and complete the world-class Australian Institute of Company Directors – Company Directors Course. The Company Directors Course provides the student with a comprehensive understanding of the major issues confronting company directors in today’s […]

Federal Government grants $440,000 for mining industry female employment program (Australia)

news.com.au, 30 May 2014 WOMEN forging career paths in the blokey industries of mining, oil and gas, are about to receive some extra support. The federal government will today commit $440,000 of taxpayer funds to extend an e-mentoring program, designed to partner up women working in the male-dominated resources industries, often on remote locations like oil […]

WA Mining Club Scholarship Program 2014 – now open to women

The WA Mining Club has been supporting future generations of mining professionals through our scholarship program since 2003. This year we are offering Aus$70,000 in the form of 7 scholarships to students studying engineering, environmental sciences, geology and metallurgy. We are excited to offer scholarships to female and indigenous students for the first time in […]

UCL supports ‘Your Life’ Campaign for greater numbers of women in engineering by offering free Masters degrees

Please share with all your networks as many won’t be aware of this tremendous opportunity Free Masters degrees to attract more women into engineering plus childcare and mentoring provided. Jane Butler, new Vice Dean for Engineering at UCL believes engineering opens the door to a fantastic career for women. University College London (UCL), one of the […]

WIM California Chapter is offering 5 scholarships for 2014. Each scholarship is $2,000.

Women in Mining, California Chapter, seeks scholarship candidates who possess a commitment to obtain an education leading to a degree through a course of study related to mining, geology, engineering or environmental studies. Applicants must be at least a senior in high school or currently enrolled full time in college. Applicant must currently maintain a […]

Department for Local Government and Communities support for WIMWA's Mentoring Program – scholarship available (Australia)

Great news! The Department for Local Government and Communities has offered to provide three scholarships for the next round of the WIMWA mentoring program. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship for this program please send a paragraph outlining why you would like to participate in the program to wimwa_events@iinet.net.au by Thursday 10th […]

Scholarships to Study the LLM in Mineral Law & Policy at CEPMLP/University of Dundee, UK

Dear Colleagues, The Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law & Policy, University of Dundee (CEPMLP/Dundee) is offering up to a maximum of six fully funded postgraduate scholarships leading to the degree Master of Laws (LLM) in Mineral Law and Policy. Scholarships are funded by Rio Tinto plc. The LLM focuses on the law, policy and governance of […]

BHP Billiton/Minerals Council of Australia Women in Engineering Scholarship

BHP Billiton, in partnership with the Minerals Council of Australia, the national body representing Australia’s mining and minerals processing industry, invites students from across the country to apply for the BHP Billiton/Minerals Council of Australia Women in Engineering Scholarship. http://www.minerals.org.au/news/bhp_mca_women_in_engineering_scholarship Chris James Assistant Director – Workforce Skills Minerals Council of Australia 8th Floor, 10-16 Queen […]