Apply To Be A McNair Scholar

20151123_164212[6]The 2016-17 McNair Scholars application is now open. Applications will be due Sunday, April, 10 11:59 PM CST. Please see the information below on how to submit your application. We will have three information sessions for you to learn about the program:

  • Tues. March 8, 4-5 PM, SZB 422
  • Wed. March 23, 6-7 PM, SZB 422
  • Thur. March 31, 5-6 PM, SZB 422

Application Procedure

To complete an application, please submit all of the following parts:

  1. McNair Scholars Application (completed and signed electronically)
    1. Statement of Purpose and Research Experience Essay (Please upload into application)
    2. A curriculum vitae and/or resume including, but not limited to, a list of all academic honors, distinctions, scholarships, memberships in academic and extracurricular organizations and participation in academic activities (Please upload into application).
    3. Most recent copy (2014) of IRS Form 1040 Individual Income Tax Return (preferred method) or any other proof of household’s taxable income* (Please upload into application).
  2. Three Letters of Recommendation (2 from faculty; 1 from anyone; send link below to recommenders)
*Other forms that can serve as proof of income include: (A) a signed statement from the individual’s parent or guardian; (B) verification from another governmental source; (C) a signed financial aid application

Submit Application

Submit Recommendations