Apply to McNair Scholars Program

Priority will be given to those applications received on or before October 1, 2021. Applications received after this date will be considered as space allows or for admission to the program in future semesters.

Applicants accepted in fall 2021 will be selected to participate in the spring/summer 2022 research cohort. At this time, we are only accepting applications for students who plan to graduate in fall 2022 or later.

Please review the following eligibility requirements from the U.S. Department of Education, before proceeding with your application. There is also a time commitment involved with program services. Participants will be required to attend a ten-week research program at the University of Nevada, Reno the summer following their acceptance into the program.

*The Fall 2021 McNair Scholars Program application is now available. Review the steps below prior to submitting an application.

McNair Scholars Program Online Application

How to complete your McNair Scholars Program application