YMP Scholarships

The Young Mining Professionals Scholarship Fund was established by the Young Mining Professionals group to help fund and promote mining and mining-related education to the next generation of mining entrepreneurs in Canada.


2021 Scholarships Announced!

This year, YMP Scholarships has partnered with the companies featured below to provide $500-$15,000 scholarships to exceptional Canadian students studying in a mining-related program for the 2021/2022 academic year. Details and submission instructions are featured on the Scholarships page.

Thank you to all of this year’s sponsors


Throughout the summer, students enrolled in a mining-related program at a Canadian post-secondary institution for 2020/21 school year had the opportunity to apply for the Lottery Scholarship fund. Names were drawn at random to win 33 $500 scholarships over 16 weeks. Thanks to our sponsors and applicants for making the first Lottery Scholarship a success. Learn more about some of our winners by reading more!

2020 Scholarship Winners Announced!

Thank you to all those who applied this year! Among hundreds of applicants, ten winners were selected for scholarships ranging from $1K to $10K. A huge thank you to our supportive sponsors who continue to invest in the next generation of top mining professionals. Navigate to our feature scholarships page to learn about this year’s hard working recipients.