Responsibilities of McNair Scholar

As a McNair Scholar, you will be expected to:

  • Attend all scheduled workshops and events
  • Participate in all required activities
  • Meet regularly with your faculty mentor
  • Complete at least one research project during the course of your participation in the program
  • Present your research at the Annual National McNair Research Conference and Graduate Fair in Wisconsin and/or other conferences around the country, or at a professional conference in your discipline
  • Publish your abstract in our annual National McNair Undergraduate Research Journal
  • Notify McNair staff of all graduate school acceptances, rejections, and financial packages
  • Maintain contact with McNair staff after you graduate from Purdue University Calumet