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McNair Scholars Program Services

  • Being a McNair Scholar gives you access to the following services:

    • Preparation for higher-level research and presentation skills
    • Valuable research experience while working closely with a faculty mentor
    • Help with critical factors when selecting a graduate school
    • Fee waivers and graduate fellowships at supporting institutions
    • Special assistance in GRE preparation and graduate admissions
    • Participation in a four-week summer research opportunity with a stipend of up to $2,400
    • On-campus room and board during the four-week summer research opportunity
    • Travel support to professional conferences
    • Participation in cultural enrichment programs
    • Graduate school campus visits
    • Tutoring