Awards & Scholarships

The CIM UMS sponsors events that provide a forum for industry professionals and students to share ideas on topics related to underground mining. To be considered for a request, please complete and submit the sponsorship request form at least one month prior to the date the sponsorship is required. All requests must be reviewed during a monthly CIM UMS meeting before they can be approved. 

Contributions have been provided by the UMS, since 2013, to the following:


  • Women of Impact book
  • Canadian Mining Games
  • McGill 3rd International Symposium on Mine Safety Science and Engineering
  • Outstanding Engineering Award: Eric Hinton
  • Fort McMurray Floods


  • Engineering McGill Sustainability Undergraduate Society
  • CIM Sponsorship
  • ISRM



  • Mining teachers' tour, hosted by the Canadian Ecology Centre (
  • CAMIRO Mining Division (2012 National Mining Competition
  • MEMO 2013 Sponsorship