The NSW Mining - Outstanding Contribution to Mining Award


The Outstanding Contribution to Mining Award recognises the positive contribution made to mining by an individual that has demonstrated outstanding leadership, innovation or performance. 

Award winners have been announced. View the winners here.

Judging Criteria

1. Overview (10%)
  • Name of entrant, date of birth, company and job title.
  • Overview of your current role and responsibilities and an overview of your business.
Word limit 150

2. Achievements (20%)
  • What are your career achievements over the past 2 - 3 years? 
  • Give us an overview of your goals for the next five years. How are you working toward these goals? 
Word limit 200

3. Performance (40%)
  • Tell us about a specific project that you or your nominee has contributed to a measurable improvement to the mine’s operations, performance or reputation.
  • Tell us about a challenge that you’ve faced in mining and tell us how you’ve dealt with it.
Word limit 400

4. Leadership (30%) 
  • What are the qualities you have that make you a leader?
  • How do you demonstrate leadership in your business or in the community?
  • How do you plan to contribute to a strong and respected NSW mining industry in the future?
Word limit 300


Best of Luck!

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