How to Apply
The PSU Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program is accepting applications from undergraduates in ALL academic majors for the 2014-2015 program year. Applications are due on Monday, May 5, 2014 at 5 pm for the program cohort starting Winter 2015.
___ Write Educational/Career Essay (see application for details)
___ Include a list of Extracurricular Activities with your application
___ Provide copy of your 2013 tax forms (if self-supporting) or parent(s)’ 2013 tax forms (if dependent)
___ Provide copy of current Student Aid Report (SAR)
___ Provide Verification of Family Income (This form, which can be found in the application packet, needs to be submitted to the PSU office of Financial Aid)
___ Provide current Official PSU Transcript
___ Submit three letters of reference pertaining to your academic activities
Two must be from professors. A letter from a professor in your major is ideal. Letters from immediate family members are not acceptable.
2014-2015 Application Materials
Only the 2014-2015 Program Application will be accepted. Please do not use applications from previous years.
You can submit your application to the McNair Scholars Program Office, Smith Memorial Student Union, room M302