TRIO McNair Scholars Program

Current Scholar Resources

Research Application Forms

UM Undergraduate Research Application
UM Institutional Review Board Application
IRB Application Review Schedule
CITI Training

“The McNair Scholars program prepared me to complete a research project, build on my resume/CV, and how to present my research findings at the local, regional, and national levels” – Nicholas Preston, McNair Alumni

Professional Organizations & Conferences

American Educational Research Association
Association for the Study of Higher Education
American Chemical Society
American Psychological Association
Compact for Faculty Diversity
Council on Undergraduate Research
McNair Scholars Conferences
McNair Scholars Campus Visitation 
National Science Foundation
Southern Regional Education Board

Summer Research Opportunities

McNair Scholar Summer Opportunities
STEM Undergraduate Research Opportunities
STEM Graduate Student Opportunities
Pathways to Science


Fee Waiver & Fellowships

Graduate Student Funding Opportunities
Graduate School Fee Waiver List
External Fellowship Connection
NASA Graduate Student Support
Fellowship Office of Policy & Global Affairs

“McNair taught me how to be a responsible graduate student. I learned various skills like time management, how to network, and most importantly how to conduct undergraduate research” – Zebulon Lee, McNair Alumni