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About

Young Mining Professionals (YMP) is a growing international association of mining professionals based in major mining centres across the world, that share the goal of advancing the global profile and leadership of the mining and exploration industry. YMP was established to assist participants in obtaining the skills, support and knowledge to successfully advance their careers, develop a network of contacts within the industry, and identify career and mining-related investment opportunities. YMP facilitates these objectives through topical networking, guest speaker and social events organized throughout the year

 

 

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2019 AWARDS

The YMP Awards, presented in association with The Northern Miner, recognize two young mining professionals, a male and a female, who over the past year, and during the course of their careers, have demonstrated exceptional leadership skills and innovative thinking to provide value for their companies and shareholders, as well as for themselves.

The Awards are named after two iconic entrepreneurs in the mining industry, Peter Munk and Eira Thomas. 

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 winners 2019

 
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Jose Vizquerra

Peter Munk Award Recipient

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AndrÉe St Germain

Eira Thomas Award Recipient

 

Career Connect

Career Connect is your link to the mining and metals' best career opportunities. Subscribe below and every two weeks YMP will send you an email connecting you with the best career opportunities in Canada, the United Kingdom and around the world.
Career connect is free of charge to all users, and is designated to foster career development for the thousands of young mining professionals who are passionate about the mining and metals industry.
If you'd like to keep current on the best and newest career opportunities in mining, along with a list upcoming industry events and conferences, please hit the 'subscribe' button below and get connected.

Click HERE to Submit a job opportunity!
 

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SCHOLARSHIPS

In 2019, YMP Toronto is proud to partner with Barrick Gold Corporation, Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, The Northern Miner, IAMGOLD Corp, Yamana Gold, Anaconda Mining, and Orefinders Resources Inc. to fund a series of $1,000 - $10,000 scholarships totalling $44,000 for Canadian University students enrolled in the 2019 academic year pursuing a career in mining.

Each and every scholarship application is due by 11:59pm on August 31st 2019. The 10 recipients will be announced by September 30th, 2019.

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Charlene Duffett

2018 Scholarship Receipient

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Romy Done

2018 Scholarship Recipient

Lewis Wan

2018 Scholarship Recipient

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Mentors

Could you Mentor Mining’s Future Leaders? 

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Global Sponsor

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