McNair Application: Personal Data

McNair Application: Personal Data

Before you begin...

Thirty McNair scholars will be selected annually on a competitive basis. You are eligible to apply if you have at least a 3.0 grade point average and an interest in pursuing a Ph.D. In addition, you must be:

- A U.S. citizen or a permanent resident
- A junior or senior (all majors)


- A first-generation college student who is low-income, OR
- A member of a group underrepresented in graduate study (African American, Alaskan Native, American Indian, Chicano, or Latino)

To apply for the McNair program please fill out the information requested. You can save your application's Personal Data at any time by clicking on the 'Save my progress and resume later' check-box at the base of each page.

Letter of Recommendation

Click here to send a Letter of Recommendation request to the faculty member of your choice.

Income Eligibility

To determine eligibility for this program, we require scanned copies of your and your guardian's most recent federal income tax forms (1040). Click here to provide your income eligibility information and upload your scanned forms.request to the faculty member of your choice.