The Dr. Ronald E. McNair Scholars Institute at UNLV is committed to diversifying the ranks of American faculty and research institutions by encouraging and preparing undergraduate students who are members of underrepresented groups to pursue doctoral studies.
Complete the application using a black or blue ink pen
Ensure that the application has the appropriate signatures
On page 3 (Participant Application Pt. 2), Step 4, make sure to rank "TRIO McNair" high in order to be screened for the program
*The scanned application must include the appropriate signatures in blue or black ink pen. If submitting a hard copy, please bring your application to SSC-A 301.
Step 2: If Eligible for McNair
If you are eligible for McNair, a McNair staff member will reach out to you to schedule a meeting to discuss the program in further detail and explain the application process. To apply for McNair, you must complete the following items: