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Watch Lucy Crane, Women in Mining UK volunteer and Exploration Geologist at Cornish Lithium, talking about why responsible mining is vital for a low-carbon future on this TedX talk.

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22/06/2021 in News

Women in Mining UK & Women on Boards UK announce Board CV Masterclass Bursary

London – 22 June 2021: Women in Mining UK (WIM UK) and its Strategic Partner, Women on Boards UK (WOB UK), are delighted to announce a bursary programme for ten WIM UK members…
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14/06/2021 in News

Women in Mining UK partners with Polymetal to support Polymetal’s Scholarship at Camborne School of Mines

London – 14 June 2021: Women in Mining UK (WIM UK) is delighted to partner with Polymetal International plc (Polymetal), a leading precious metals mining group and FTSE100 constituent, to support Polymetal’s inaugural mining…
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28/04/2021 in News

Applications Open for the Women in Mining UK 2021 Paid Internship Programme

London – 28 April 2021:  Women in Mining UK (WIM UK) is pleased to announce applications are now open for its 2021 paid internship programme, one of WIM UK’s signature initiatives to promote…
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Women in Mining UK is a volunteer non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting the employment, retention and advancement of women in the mining sector.  Women in Mining UK offers a strong international network to progress professional goals and career aspirations and hosts numerous networking, educational and mentoring events to support personal development. Membership is free and everyone is welcome, regardless of gender or location.

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Only 1 week left to go to apply for the Polymetal scholarship & internship!

This pkg includes a scholarship (£6,000), opportunity to work at Polymetal and internship!

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We are offering 10 bursaries to women who are currently working in the UK for the @WOBUK Board CV Masterclass. 🎉🎉

Applications for the bursaries are open until 12 am BST on 16 July.

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