Xavier'Äôs Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement Program is designed specifically to help students who wish to pursue a Ph.D. McNair scholars participate in semi-monthly seminars featuring guest speakers and topics of importance for prospective Ph.D. students. Select McNair students travel during the year and conduct research internships in the summer.
What is a McNair Scholar?
Xavier University'Äôs Ronald McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement Program is designed to increase the numbers of first-generation, low-income and underrepresented students completing doctoral programs.
Xavier McNair Scholars Will:
The McNair Program director and assistant director and two faculty liaisons will review completed applications packets and then make selections. Selected students may represent a diversity of majors and may have either junior or senior standing.
Please Note: SOPHOMORE McNair Scholars will be selected for participation in summer research opportunities that will precede their junior year of study.
To apply, please bring your complete application at Xavier South 414.
Application deadline: Feb 15, 2012.
If you have any further questions or concerns, please direct them to the Office of Graduate Placement, 504.520.7633.
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Incentives and Fellowships for McNair Scholars
Schools Offering Application Fee Waivers
Institutions Offering McNair-Specific Fellowships
Leadership Alliance (Summer Programs/Internships)