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Applications Open for McNair Scholars Program

The McNair Scholars Program is accepting applications now until Jan. 15, 2016 for the 2016 McNair Summer Research Internship. The McNair Scholars Program is for students interested in pursuing graduate studies who are first-generation and low-income students or a member of an underrepresented group. Qualifying students must also be full-time WVU undergraduate students; sophomores, juniors, or seniors not graduating in May 2016; U.S. citizens or permanent residents; and have a CGPAof 3.0 or higher. A list of the benefits of the McNair Scholars Program can be viewed here and more information can be found here. There are 15-16 vacancies to fill in 2016: 10 first-gen. and income-eligible students, and 5 from under-represented groups. Students can also visit the website for further information and application forms: