The President’s Student Leadership & Service Award (PSLSA) recognizes the accomplishments and contributions of outstanding student leaders at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. It is presented to students for their exceptional leadership and service to the University of Minnesota and the surrounding community.

Nominations are accepted through February 11, 2024. 
Review nomination information and guidelines here.

The PSLSA is a collaboration between the Office of the President, Office for Student Affairs, and University of Minnesota Alumni Association. Recipients of the PSLSA who are outstanding in certain aspects of their leadership and service (as determined by the PSLSA Selection Committee) may be eligible for one of the following scholarship awards:

Donald R. Zander Alumni Award for Outstanding Student Leadership
Four undergraduate students each selected to receive a $2,000 scholarship

Richmond Family Student Leadership Scholarship
Awarded to recipients of the PSLSA each year to support future leaders. 

Please direct questions to the Office for Student Affairs at [email protected] or (612)-626-1242