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PolyMet Mining awards a $5,000
scholarship annually to an outstanding
Minnesota high school student.

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 application process will open in fall 2022.

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

2022 winner:


Laura Holmstrom

Roseau High School
Laura is passionate about calculus, physics and combining STEM skills with leadership. She has been accepted to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and plans to pursue a degree in industrial engineering and is specifically interested in the mining and energy production fields.

The application period is now closed.