Thank you for your interest in the Academic Achievement Programs’ McNair Scholars Program at the University of Maryland. The McNair Scholars Program is a competitive program designed to prepare high academic achievers to matriculate into graduate programs & earn doctoral or terminal degrees.
Candidates for the McNair Scholars Program must have a minimum 2.85 GPA and will have earned a minimum of 60 credits by the start of the program (May).
Please complete and submit the application below. Note that a complete application requires:
1. Online application
a. Personal Statement
c. Recommendation Letter Writer’s Name, Title, Phone Number, Email Address
2. Notarized Family and Verification Information Form (to be printed from here)
a. Mailing Address: McNair Scholars Program, 2204 Marie Mount Hall, College Park, MD 20742
b. Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
4. Tax documentation from prior year or notice of independent status from the Office of Financial Aid that states the applicant’s taxable income.
5. A copy of your Alien Registration Card (If you are not a U.S Citizen).