2016 WIRNA Finalists Announced

The 2016 Finalists Twenty four individuals and five companies from the Australian resources sector have been selected as finalists for the 2016 Women in Resources National Awards (WIRNA). The finalists will be celebrated and winners announced at the 2016 Women in Resources National Awards presentation diner proudly hosted by The South Australian Chamber of Mines […]

A discussion with Dr Vanessa Guthrie, CEO of Toro Energy

This article was originally published by the AusIMM Bulletin magazine – July 2016. Dr Vanessa Guthrie, CEO of Toro Energy, Chair of the Minerals Council of Australia and a keynote speaker at International Mine Management 2016, discusses key stakeholders, leadership qualities and how the uranium industry is faring What is your overview on the state […]

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.

MCA Offers Company Director Scholarships for Board-Ready Women in 2015

Original Story posted Sept 01 2015  by GAVIN LIND, DIRECTOR EDUCATION AND TRAINING, MCA The Minerals Council of Australia, in partnership with BHP Billiton and Downer EDI Mining, is once again providing scholarships for talented women in the mining industry to complete the world-class Company Directors Course at the Australian Institute of Company Directors. The […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]