The AusIMM Tarkwa Scholarships

The AusIMM Tarkwa Scholarships are a joint initiative to support those studying mining at the University of Mines and Technology in Tarkwa, Ghana.

The AusIMM Tarkwa scholarships have been instigated by Biernacki and Elvish Enterprises Pty Ltd and the University of Mines and Technology in Tarkwa, Ghana. The AusIMM assist in receiving applications from students studying mining at the University of Mines and Technology in Tarkwa, Ghana and arranging payment once winners have been announced.

The scholarship provides funding to assist in paying the tuition fees of the recipients, with any remaining funds being supplied to the winners for personal uses such as purchasing books and education supplies.

The winners for 2018 are:

Emmanuel Osei Acheampong for the paper titled "Effect of Ghana Mining Laws on Small-Scale Mining".

Owusu-Addo Gloria Adjubi for the paper titled "Mercury-free Gold Extraction using Borax in Small-scale Mining (SSM) in Ghana.

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