Women in Mining BC invites you to nominate individuals or organizations for their Signature Awards to be awarded at the WIMBC Gala Reception – May 2, 2019.

Know someone or an organization deserving of recognition? Review the criteria below and the nomination details. Submit by April 12, 2019.

Aurora Award: To honor dynamic women in mining who inspire others through thoughtful leadership and creating connections. The aurora is a dynamic and inspiring natural phenomenon, as are the award winners. Award winners need to work or live in British Columbia.

Criteria is to be an inspiration woman or group of women who provide:
• Thoughtful leadership
• Creating Connections

BC Mining HR Diversity Award: To recognize outstanding commitment to encouraging and supporting diversity within the workplace. HR diversity is the focus of attracting, recruiting, and retaining a diverse workforce as well as the advancement or development of individuals within a workforce. Award winners need to work or live in British Columbia.

Criteria is to be an individual or group that encourages and supports diversity who provide one or more of the following:
• Inclusivity of under-represented groups
• Innovative practices or thinking for attracting, recruiting or retaining a diverse workforce
• Adapting or evolving workplace culture

How to Nominate

Provide two reference forms per nominee. You may provide up to one additional page per reference form if more space is required. Bulleted examples or in paragraph form are acceptable.

Submit the reference forms to WIMBC Signature Awards Sub-Committee Adjudication Team at by 4:00pm PST on April 12, 2019.

Key Dates

  • April 1, 2019 – Nominations Opens
  • April 12, 2019 – Nominations Closes (submit by 4:00pm PST)
  • May 2, 2019 – WIMBC Awards Gala
    If you have questions please e-mail