The South Australian Chamber of Mines & Energy is proud to announce the South Australian Women in Resources Awards for 2022.
2022 award winners and finalists with The Hon. Katrine Hildyard MP, Minister for Women,
Pauline Carr, the Chancellor of University of South Australia and SACOME CEO, Rebecca Knol.
Recognising exceptional women in resources is vital if we are to meet the growing demand for professionals in South Australia’s high-tech, highly-skilled resources sector.
By celebrating women who are contributing to the success of the resources sector and championing diversity, the awards are an important recognition of excellence in the sector in South Australia.
Winners in each category have been elevated to finalists in the Women in Resources National Awards. See the full media release here.
Exceptional Young Woman in Resources Award
This category recognises an outstanding young woman who has shown significant promise and achieved significant milestones in her career to date. It also recognises her contribution to promoting the Australian resources industry’s reputation and standing in the community and increasing inclusion and diversity in the sector.
The award is open to women 30 and under as at 31 March 2022.
Exceptional Woman in Resources Award
This award recognises the exceptional achievement of a woman in the Australian resources sector in any occupation.
It recognises professional success, leadership skills, resilience, methods of overcoming barriers, and seeking out and accepting new responsibilities and challenges.
It also recognises work to promote the industry’s reputation and standing in the community. This work may include a commitment to community engagement and development, contributing to inclusion and diversity within the sector and/or other sustainability initiatives.