Victorian Women in Resources Awards 2019

The Victorian Women in Resources Awards recognise and promote diversity across Victoria’s minerals industry.  The awards are hosted in partnership between the Minerals Council of Australia Victoria and Women in Mining Network Victoria.

The 2019 Victorian in Resources Awards feature FIVE categories:

  • Exceptional Woman in Resources
  • Exceptional Young Woman in Resources
  • Outstanding Australian Trade Operator or Technician
  • Gender Diversity Champion and Diversity Program Award which recognises a company or subsidiary.

Winners in each category are elevated to finalists in the Women in Resources National Awards.  Hosted by the NSW Minerals Council the 2019 Women in Resources National Awards ceremony will be held in Sydney in September.



Please address all selection criteria in a separate Word document.

Your submission should include a current resume (maximum two pages) and a photograph of yourself for use in promotional activities (in high resolution, if possible).

Any questions should be directed to MCA Victoria on 03 8614 1851.

Submissions can be made via email to or by post to MCA Victoria, Level 8, 10-16 Queen Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000.

All submissions are due by 5pm on Monday 13 May 2019.

Three finalists from each category will be announced on Friday 21 May.  A ceremony, hosted by WIMnet Victoria and the MCA, will be held in Melbourne to announce the winner of each category in early June 2019. 

Please note the judges reserve the right not to recommend a particular award if they consider that the nominations are not of sufficient merit.

The decisions and the recommendations of the judges are final and no discussion or correspondence will be entered into concerning these decisions.


Download: PDF icon190430 Victorian Women in Resources Awards - Nomination information.pdf

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