View of the SAFL building from the river

Nomination Guidelines and Rules
Applicants are expected to:

  • Progress satisfactorily toward completion of the research component of their degree
  • Maintain high academic standards and achieve a cumulative minimum grade point average of at least 3.5

Students seeking a Master's degree only are expected to pursue the thesis option (Plan A). Students continuing towards a Ph.D. degree at the University of Minnesota may select the non-thesis option (Plan B) and proceed to their doctorate program

SAFL faculty may submit letters of nomination to SAFLawards@umn.edu or the address below in response to an annual call for nominations.

SAFL Awards Coordinator
St. Anthony Falls Laboratory
University of Minnesota
2 Third Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414-2125