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