Preparing Undergraduates for Graduate Study
McNair Scholars Program
The purpose of the McNair Scholars Program is to provide enriching experiences that prepare eligible students for doctoral study. If you’re a sophomore, junior or non-graduating senior, and meet the eligibility requirements, you are strongly encouraged to apply!
Latest From McNair
- McNair Applications are now available and due Friday, February 24, 2023!
- Informational Sessions:
- Thursday, January 19th at 5:00pm in 113 Arts & Science Building
- Wednesday, February 1st at 5:00pm in 113 Arts & Science Building
- Or set up a meeting with our assistant director, Jeremy Bloss in MUConnect!
- Discover meets Thursdays at 5pm. If you’re interested in joining, please contact our graduate assistant!
- McNair grant secured for another 5 years: The Legacy Continues
Discover is a program that invites freshman, sophomore and junior participants to:
- examine graduate education opportunities and career trends by discipline
- discover the benefits of pursuing an advanced degree in their particular fields
- explore strategies for academic success both as an undergraduate and a graduate student
- and learn about paid summer research opportunities