McNair Scholars Program

Our program is home to a vibrant community of exceptional individuals who are dedicated to academic excellence, research exploration, and personal growth. Each year, we invite applications from diverse Truman students from all undergraduate majors who come from backgrounds that are underrepresented in graduate education.

  • Opportunities for undergraduate research experiences beyond what is typically required in college classes
  • Support and funding for graduate school applications
  • Proactive and holistic advising & mentorship from program staff, faculty members, and peers
  • Grant-funded stipends & housing/meal allowances for research internships
  • Opportunities for funding to visit graduate schools and attend professional conferences
  • Variety of educational and cultural events to foster community among Scholars

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McNair Office: Adair House


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