Contribution to CIMF Endowment Fund

The CIM Foundation’s objective is to contribute to educational activities. It fundraises to support education and training initiatives across the country, including, but not limited to: 

  • High-value scholarships that attract and support students at universities and technical schools;  
  • Field trips and events with world-renowned speakers, such as those featured in the CIM Distinguished Lecturers Program; 
  • Support for educational programs on mining in public schools, including CIM's Mining 4 Society (M4S), PDAC’s Mining Matters and the Mineral Resources Educational Program of B.C.; 
  • Support of initiatives that build awareness of the industry’s dedication to the environment and innovation; 
  • Support of site tours, lecture programs, continuing education and information seminars; 
  • Support of projects that conserve and promote the heritage of Canada’s mining industry, such as archives and mining museum programs.