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PolyMet Mining is awarding $7,500
in scholarships to outstanding Minnesota
high school students.

Are you a student excited to work in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)? We want to reward high achievers who will use their STEM educations to help build better tomorrows.

Nominate yourself, or recommend a deserving student, for outstanding STEM accomplishments and a chance to receive a scholarship from PolyMet Mining. The deadline for submission is January 1, 2019. Two winners will be announced in March during the Minnesota State High School hockey tournament live broadcast.

One $5,000 scholarship and one $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to students for 4‑ or 2‑year degree or certification programs.

2018 winners:



Mahtomedi High School
Plans to earn a degree in chemical engineering.



South Ridge High School
Plans to pursue a career as a research ecologist after earning her college degree.



William Kelley High School
Plans to work in either renewable energy or in designing more efficient transportation modes.

Applications are now being accepted!

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