Five outstanding groups are being recognized for their excellence with a prestigious PDAC 2024 Award. 

Now in its 46th year, the annual PDAC Awards showcase exceptional leaders in the mineral exploration and mining industry. They were honoured at an Awards Gala in Toronto during the PDAC 2024 Convention. 

The PDAC Board of Directors select recipients based on recommendations of the association's Awards Committee. To learn more about the selection process, see Awards categories.

Congratulations to the PDAC 2024 Award Recipients for their exemplary  achievements.


Bill Dennis Award

John Burzynski and the Osisko Mining Inc. Exploration Team


Skookum Jim Award

Wabun Tribal Council


Thayer Lindsley Award

The Lundin Group Vicuña Exploration Team


Viola R. MacMillan Award

John McConnell and the Victoria Gold Team