To receive a part or full scholarship to IWRMP

How to Apply

If you can’t self-fund or get your employer to fund your place or part-fund your place in the programme please send us a strong covering letter & CV to

The covering letter needs to answer why you deserve to receive this scholarship and what you will do to inspire & develop other women in mining with what you will have learned.

A statement addressing all of the questions below, no word limit.

Please include your current employer and position.

  1. What life experiences have shaped who you are today and what challenges have you overcome in achieving your current position (i.e. financial, personal, medical, etc.).
  2. Describe your life and career goals and your plans to achieve them along with any committee or volunteer activities (both in and outside of work) that you may perform.
  3. How will you pass on your learning to other women and girls at work and in your community?

What is included

The scholarship pays for matching (finding you the best mentor), training sessions, training manual, webinars, alumni network, admin and onboarding, two events and additional resources. It does not include flights and accommodation to our launch and closing events (valid only when not in a pandemic scenario).

Currently the entire programme is delivered virtually.