MCNAIR SCHOLARS PROGRAM

PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Stipends - $200 per semester for four semesters during junior and senior years
  • Two summer research programs including stipends totaling $2000, tuition waiver, and paid room (on campus) and board
  • Work closely with a Faculty Mentor on a supervised research project
  • Print cards for Butler Library each semester
  • Paid membership in a professional society or organization, and the subscription cost to a journal
  • Funding to present research results at regional & national conferences
  • Priority registration for courses
  • Assistance locating financial aid for graduate school
  • Workshops to prepare McNair Scholars for the Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
  • Half the cost of the GRE waived by the Educational Testing Service: General Test $70 & Subject Test $65
  • Graduate school visits
  • Application fees for graduate school waived ( Application Incentives)
  • Transcripts (up to 10 at no cost to the student) for graduating seniors.
  • Cost of postage for graduate school applications paid by the McNair Scholars Program