Young Leaders


Young Leaders

CIM knows that to strengthen the mining industry for the future, students and young professionals need to be supported. CIM can help you develop your skills and build connections to achieve your goals with specialized events, discounted membership types, scholarships and more.

CIM’s Mentorship Program seeks to connect post‐secondary students and recent grads from mining disciplines with industry mentors to develop future leaders

With a CIM Student Membership, you can find a mentor, network with industry professionals and get access to more than 100,000 mining and metallurgy papers online.

Enjoy all the benefits of an Individual Membership at a fraction of the cost for up to four years after graduation from a recognized institution.


For graduate and undergraduate students in Canada

CIM Magazine explores how young professionals can navigate a career in the digital mining industry

Conversations with industry vets and budding professionals on strategies for building a career in mining


Become a CIM Member

A CIM membership can help enhance your professional profile, develop your business network and build your company’s profile. The Canadian Institute of Mining Metallurgy and Petroleum offers multiple membership types, with different levels of engagement to meet any mining industry professional’s business needs and career goals.

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CIM has helped me to find mentors in the industry and to reach out to other sectors.

Alex Mulloy, Vale Technology & Innovation