To meet the eligibility requirements for the McNair Program, you must:
- Be a low-income and first generation student or from groups underrepresented in graduate education.
- Major in an area of study that has a potential for doctoral studies in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) – related field. This includes being a major in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or the School for the Environment.
- Be in good academic standing.
- Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States