Have Your Say: 2019 Mining and Exploration Awards Nominations Are Open

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October 28, 2019

The Department of Industry Tourism and Investment is once again teaming up with the NWT and Nunavut Chamber of Mines to recognize excellence in mining and exploration at the third-annual Mining and Exploration (MAX) Awards — and we want your help! 

The MAX Awards are all about celebrating excellence across the many areas which mining and exploration contribute to the NWT.

There are five award categories under which we're looking for individuals and/or teams to recognize:

  • Indigenous Achievement
  • Distinguished Service
  • Environmental and Social Responsibility
  • Special Achievement
  • Economic Leadership

Read more: 2018 MAX Awards Recognizes Leadership in Mining and Exploration

But time is running out to submit your nominations. We need to hear from you by November 5, 2019 for our awards committee to consider your contribution. There are a few ways you can submit:

The 2019 Max Awards will be announced November 21st as part of a gala event concluding the annual Yellowknife Geoscience Forum.

To purchase tickets, click here.

You do not need to attend the Geoscience Forum to attend the awards. Simply select “Register for Events Only” on the registration page. If you have any further questions, contact Kathy Gray at 1-867-445-4770.