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AWARDS: Young Mining Professionals name 2018 scholarship winners



Romy Done won one of the YMP 2018 scholarships. (Image: Young Mining Professionals)

TORONTO – Young Mining Professionals have named the winners of its three 2018 YMP scholarships. Each winner demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, a commitment to community service, and a high degree of creativity and originality with their submissions.

The three $4,000 scholarships went to:

  • Male Student – Lewis Wan of BCIT.
  • Female Student – Romy Done of the University of Toronto.
  • Indigenous Community Member – Charlene Duffett of Carleton University.

The scholarships are intended to nurture Canada’s net generation of mining leaders. The awards are made possible by Iamgold Corp. and Orefinders Resources.

For more information on YMP, the four chapters, the YMP Awards, YMP events and Career Connect, please visit our website at www.YoungMiningProfessionals.com or email info@youngminingprofessionals.com.