Meet the McNair Scholars

The McNair Scholars Program is a federal TRIO program funded at multiple institutions across the United States by the U.S. Department of Education. It is designed to prepare undergraduate students for doctoral studies through involvement in research and other scholarly activities.

The goal of the McNair Scholars Program is to increase graduate degree awards for students from underrepresented segments of society.


Eligible students should complete the online application. 

Applications due October 1