3M Announces Finalists for 2018 Young Scientist ContestJune 22, 2018
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3M, in partnership with Discovery Education, has announced the 10 finalists in the 2018 Young Scientist Challenge.
The annual contest called for students in grades 6-8 to submit a video demonstrating the science behind a possible solution to a common problem. Each finalist will now be paired with a 3M scientist to develop and manufacture an invention that solves the problem they identified.
All finalists will receive US$1,000 and a trip to 3M’s Innovation Center in St. Paul, MN. The winner will receive $25,000 along with the opportunity to attend the taping of a Discovery Network TV show.
To view the complete list of finalists, visit www.youngscientistlab.com/challenge.
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