McNair Scholars Program

The Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program (McNair Scholars Program) is a Federal TRiO Program. Educational opportunity outreach programs are designed to motivate and support students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Program Benefits

  • Research experience with faculty.
  • Opportunities to present research at BU Research Days, University at Buffalo Undergraduate Research Conference, Rochester Conference, etc.
  • Information about the graduate school application process.
  • Network with faculty, graduate school staff, and peers.


McNair ApplicationFee Waiver Form

McNair Scholars in the News

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Ifeoluwa Shoola

spent her summer working with Nigerian children on innovation.

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Chenelle Seck

will pursue a master's degree from Teachers College at Columbia University.

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Amelia Martin

is a McNair alum and graduate of BU's Master of Public Health program who aims to help people through legislation.

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