The Stanislaus State McNair Scholars Program is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 cohort.
McNair Scholars are selected on a competitive basis. All elements of the application will be closely evaluated by the selection committee to identify the students who best meet the purposes of the program.
McNair Scholar slots available based on criteria:
Low-income first-generation college student: 6 slots
Underrepresented in graduate education: 6 slots
Finalists will be invited to participate in a 20-minute interview with the selection committee. Interview dates are to be determined. Selected applicants will join the program in Spring 2022.
Federal TRIO Programs Current-Year Low-Income Levels
Based on taxable income 2019 Form 1040 Line 10
Effective January 13, 2021 until further notice
|Size of Family Unit||48 Contiguous States, D.C., and Outlying Jurisdictions|
For family units with more than eight members add the following amount for each additional family member: $6,810 for the 48 contiguous states, the District of Columbia and outlying jurisdictions.
The figures shown under family income represent amounts equal to 150 percent of the family income levels established by the Census Bureau for determining poverty status.
Retrieved from U.S. Department of Education
04/01: Online Application Opens
04/19: Info Session
05/05: Info Session
05/26: Info Session
06/30: Info Session
07/29: Info Session
08/17: Info Session
09/02: Info Session
09/10: Info Session
10/3: Application deadline
10/4-29: Selection committee reviews applications
11/8-12: Selection notifications
McNair Scholars Program Information Sessions
|April 19 | 12:00-1:00 PM||Register|
|May 5 | 2:00-3:00 PM||Register|
|May 26 | 10:30-11:30 AM||Register|
|June 30 | 3:00-4:00 PM||Register|
|July 29 | 12:00-1:00 PM||Register|
|August 17 | 10:00-11:00 AM||Register|
|September 2 | 4:00-5:00 PM||Register|
|September 10 | 12:00-1:00 PM||Register|
Application Support Sessions
Have questions about our application or just need help filling it out? Join us for help!
Dates and times to be determined.