Benefits for McNair Scholars

The McNair Program offers a challenging and supportive environment that is conducive to learning, as well as personal/professional development.As a McNair Scholar, you will receive the following benefits:

  • The academic and personal support of the McNair Graduate Advisors
  • A research stipend to complete an original research project
  • Faculty, graduate student, and peer mentoring
  • Opportunities to participate in research conferences
  • Funding to travel to research conferences and visit graduate schools
  • Workshops on the graduate school application process, financial aid, scholarships and fellowships, the culture of graduate school, and summer research internships
  • Personal assistance in locating graduate schools, applying, and gaining admission into graduate school
  • Access to GRE and GMAT preparation materials
  • Access to tutorial assistance and the Skills Assessment and Tutoring Center
McNair Scholars at the 22nd Annual National Research Conference

McNair Scholars at the 22nd Annual National Research Conference