Management and Economics Society of CIM-COSMO Scholarship

We are pleased to launch the Management and Economics Society of CIM-COSMO Scholarship, which is intended to provide financial support for mining engineering students who are enrolled in Canadian universities, and have a focus on strategic mine planning optimization under uncertainty and related risk management.

The COSMO Mining Industry Consortium (“COSMO”) consists of: AngloGold Ashanti Ltd., Barrick Gold Corp., BHP Billiton Ltd., De Beers Group of Companies, Kinross Gold Corp., Newmont Mining Corp., Vale SA and the COSMO Stochastic Mine Planning Laboratory.

The Management and Economics Society (MES) of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) provides a forum for industry professionals to share experiences, insights and ideas on topics relating to the economic, management and financial aspects of the mining business. It also supports supplemental educational programs in Canadian universities on topics related to mineral economics.

The award is valued at CAD $3,000. Please refer to the MES-COSMO Scholarship webpage for the application form and additional information on the scholarship, including eligibility, selection process and supporting documents required. Note that applications must be submitted by March 7th, 2017.

We look forward to selecting the successful candidate in April 2017.