The Midland Institute of Mining Engineers continues to encourage and support younger members, particularly students and apprentices, and reports of their activities appear here from time to time.

The J F Tunnicliffe & C S Littlewood paper competition, which is also a local competition
for the IOM3 Young Persons Lecture Competition, takes place on an annual basis.

The 2017 competition will held at Devonshire Hall, University of Leeds on Wednesday
22nd February.

Competitors have to produce and deliver a 15 minute PowerPoint presentation on a topic within the mining & Minerals Industry.

Winners from the J F Tunnicliffe & C S Littlewood paper competition will go through to the regional final of the IOM3 Young Persons Lecture Competition and also have the opportunity to present in the annual paper competition at the National Mineral Resources University (University of Mines) in St Petersburg, Russia.

Reports and photographs will be published as they become available.