Friday, 8 November 2013

Nominations invited for MEI Young Person's Award 2013

We are now inviting nominations for the 3rd MEI Young Person's Award, for outstanding contribution to minerals engineering by a young person in 2013.

Nominations for persons under 35 years of age at December 31st 2013, should be submitted by email to by 9th February 2013 and the name of the recipient will be announced at the end of that month.

Nominations should include the name, age and affiliation of the nominee, and reasons for the nomination.
    The recipient will receive an engraved award, a certificate and a complimentary registration to any MEI Conference in 2014/15, with the option of presenting an MEI Award lecture.

    Previous award winners were Peter Amelunxen (Chile) in 2011 and Randall Zahn (USA) in 2012.

    Peter Amelunxen at Process Mineralogy '12

    Randall Zahn at Physical Separation '13


    1. Dear Dr. Wills,

      I admire your faith in the younger generation of Mineral Engineers. True they are the future. Congratulations to Peter Amelunxen and Randall Zahn.

      DMR Sekhar

    2. I agree with Mr. Sekhar, we have some gem amongst the new generation and it is great to see that their potential and achievement are recognized. Congratulation to all the nominated.



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