McNair Scholars Program

Start your journey to Graduate School success and the PhD as a McNair Scholar


We welcome your interest in the UTA McNair Scholars Program! This federal initiative has many benefits for those undergraduates whose academic and professional goals match the objectives of the program. We hope that you will find the specific program information that you may be seeking. If not, feel free to contact us in person, via e-mail or by telephone.

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Mathematics Major -

Meet Mayowa, PhD

The summer research internship exposed me to the rigors of conducting original research and gave me a competitive advantage in my doctoral program.

Chemistry Major -

Meet Jason

I was a Chemistry major filled with enthusiasm and curiosity but unsure of where to direct my passion. The McNair Scholars Program gave me direction.

History and Psychology Major -

Meet Daisy

The McNair Scholars Program has helped me conduct research and find out more not only about graduate school but also my identity as an academic.

Physics Major -

Meet Ryne

As a first-generation student, the program helped me develop into a fully competent researcher with strong goals and plans for graduate school.

Aerospace Engineering Major -

Meet Elida

I became a competitive applicant to top Aerospace Engineering graduate programs after GRE classes, conference travel, and application support.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about the our program or need any assistance, please contact us via email and we would be happy to help.

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