OTTAWA – The directors of the CANADIAN MINING HALL OF FAME (CMHF) have issued their annual call for nominations that will lead to the induction of a new group of worthy individuals in January 2008.
Nominations of persons who have made an outstanding contribution to our mining industry can be made by individuals, firms, and organizations. However, nominations must be channelled through sponsors or associate sponsors of the CMHF. Sponsors include the CIM, the Mining Association of Canada, The Northern Miner and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada. Associate sponsors include the British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec and Saskatchewan mining associations and the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia.
June 1, 2007, is the recommended deadline for contacting a sponsoring organization about submitting a nomination.
July 20, 2007, is the deadline for the sponsoring organization to submit the nomination.
Nominations must include the specific information described in the CMHFs Nomination Guidelines. The guidelines and the Criteria for Selection are available at www.HallOfFame.mining.ca.