The McNair Scholars Program: Who We Are

Interested in Graduate School? We Can Help!

Ronald E. McNair, Ph.D.

About the McNair Scholars Program

The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program (McNair Scholars Program) is a federally funded TRIO Program designed to encourage eligible students to pursue graduate studies leading to the completion of a Doctoral degree. McNair Scholars participate in research and scholarly activities preparing them for the rigors of graduate school. Congress created this program in honor of Ronald E. McNair, Ph.D. Dr. McNair was a physicist and astronaut who died in the 1986 space shuttle Challenger explosion.

Services and Opportunities

  • ACADEMY PROGRAM FOR FIRST AND SECOND YEAR STUDENTS
  • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCES
  • ACADEMIC SUPPORT AND FACULTY MENTORING
  • GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION ASSISTANCE
  • GRE TEST PREP
  • RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

“I will forever be grateful to the McNair Scholars Program for preparing me so well for graduate school and challenging me to be a better student and person.”

Kelly Jackson, class of 2009

General Information


McNair Scholars Program
1247 E. Siena Heights Dr.
Sacred Heart Hall #301
Adrian, MI 49221

Office Hours By Appointment Only: https://mcnair.as.me/

Email: mcnair@sienaheights.edu