The Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program provides a plethora of services to its participants including: research experience, monthly workshops, and individualized academic advising. From the moment McNair Scholars enter the program, they begin their comprehensive academic journey to their doctoral degree. The program features an academic year and summer institute component, including, but not limited to:

  • Specialized workshops and seminars geared towards getting you into the graduate program of your choice
  • Funding opportunities to travel to conferences and visit graduate programs across the U.S.
  • Individual graduate and doctoral program planning and advising
  • Personal assistance with the graduate school application process
  • Funding, fellowship, and scholarship opportunities
  • Financial aid literacy
  • Presentation and public speaking training
  • Writing and tutoring assistance
  • Cultural events and excursions