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Apply to the McNair Scholars Program!

By Audra K. Hernández, Director, McNair Scholars Program

September 22, 2021

Interested in graduate school?

Are you a

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • 1st-gen college student
  • Pell Grant eligible
  • Underrepresented student?

The UW-Madison Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program (McNair Scholars Program) is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year! Applications will remain open on the Wisconsin Scholarship Hub (WiSH) through October 17th, 2021.

The McNair Staff are hosting two *virtual* informational sessions for interested students:

  1. Wednesday, September 22nd at 10 AM CT
  2. Monday, October 4th at 4 PM CT

Zoom Link:

For more information visit: or email