Move Mining Next Gen
Move Mining Next Gen is the K-12 program to extend the original Move Mining competition.
Move Mining Next Gen is an online competition for students K-12 that explores the importance of mined minerals. Competitors will compete for prizes in four categories by creating a video to market to a world audience that addresses why mining and minerals are important to our lives. Get started on your entry here!
The Original Move Mining CompetitionThe original Move Mining competition was created to help change the world’s perception of the mining industry. Individuals and teams, ages 10 to adult, from around the world participate in the Move Mining competition using technology, creativity and innovation to share their ideas on how to positively change or “move” the public’s perception of mining. Competing teams submit a three-minute video and one-page abstract outlining their concepts. Four finalist teams are chosen by expert judges and one is chosen by “people’s choice.” All five finalist teams compete for the $5,000 grand prize by presenting their concepts virtually before a panel of industry experts and the public during the MineXchange 2021 SME Annual Conference & Expo.
To learn More About Move Mining, please visit