Young Leaders


Young Leaders



CIM knows that to strengthen the mining industry for the future, students and young professionals need to be supported. CIM can help you develop your skills and build connections to achieve your goals with specialized events, discounted membership types, scholarships and more.


Mentorship Program

CIM’s Mentorship Program seeks to connect post‐secondary students and recent grads from mining disciplines with industry mentors to develop future leaders

Student Membership

With a CIM Student Membership, you can find a mentor, network with industry professionals and get access to more than 100,000 mining and metallurgy papers online.

Recent Grad Membership

Enjoy all the benefits of an Individual Membership at a fraction of the cost for up to four years after graduation from a recognized institution.



For graduate and undergraduate students in Canada

Future Prospects

CIM Magazine explores how young professionals can navigate a career in the digital mining industry

Mining Mentors

Conversations with industry vets and budding professionals on strategies for building a career in mining


We Need Mining. Mining Needs You

Career Ambassador Program



Member Spotlight

Alex Mulloy, Business Decarbonization Specialist

CIM has helped me to find mentors in the industry and to reach out to other sectors.