• Summer 2019 Cohort
    Welcome 2019 Summer Cohort!
  • Peter Haber ('21) presents his research to Preseident James Dean at the 2019 McNair Research Symposium
    Peter Haber ('21) presents his research to Preseident James Dean at the 2019 McNair Research Symposium
  • Kaylan Williams ('20) presents her research to COLA Associate Dean Reginald Wilburn at the 2019 McNair Research Symposium
    Kaylan Williams ('20) presents her research to COLA Associate Dean Reginald Wilburn at the 2019 McNair Research Symposium
  • Julian Maduro ('21) receives commendation letter from Congressman Chris Pappas office
    Julian Maduro ('21) receives commendation letter from Congressman Chris Pappas office

Mission

Welcome to the McNair Scholars Program, a federally-funded TRIO program administered by the U.S. Department of Education.  The mission of the McNair Scholars Program is to prepare talented, highly motivated UNH undergraduates for entrance to PhD programs in all fields of study. The program aims to promote and nurture the next generation of faculty, researchers, and scholars by providing academic and social support services in the form of academic year internships and summer research fellowships.

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TRIO Program

Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement programs are designed to encourage high achieving underrepresented undergraduates to consider careers in college teaching as well as prepare for doctoral study. Students who participate in this program are provided with research opportunities and faculty mentors.

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Scholar Spotlight

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Brian Nguyen ('20), in the above photo, Receives a Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) to Conduct 
​Research at Oregon State University 

Spring 2019- UNH McNair Alumna and Current UNH Graduate Student, Alexandria Hidrovo
​Awarded the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Francis Gesel ('20) Receives Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) to 
​Conduct Research Abroad at McMaster University in Canada  

Stephanie Lo ('20) Receives Research  Experience for Undergraduate (REU) to Conduct 
​Research at the University of Southern California

Rory Wilson ('18) Receives Fulbright  Award to Study at the University of Sheffield

 

 

 

 

 

News

Application Deadline is September 30th:
Complete a Pre-McNair Application or a McNair Scholars Application today!

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