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Ronald E. McNair Post Baccalaureate Achievement ProgramGood things happen when you prepare for graduate school with McNair. We help prepare you for doctoral studies through involvement in research and other scholarly activities.
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1) Do I need to be a student at Eastern Washington University?
Yes, there are McNair Scholars Programs Nationwide however, to be a EWU McNair Scholar you must be enrolled at Eastern Washington University.
Exception: If you plan on transfering to EWU, contact us for further information.
2) How do I get an application?
To obtain an application for Eastern Washington University's McNair Scholar Program you must first schedule and interview with either Dr. Christina Torres García, Director at 359-2471 or Cynthia Dukich, Assistant Director at 359-6523.
3) How do I find out if I am eligible for the McNair Scholars Program?
You may qualify for the McNair Scholars Program at Eastern Washington University if you meet all of the requirements listed below:
- You are interested in pursuing graduate studies at the doctoral level
- Are currently enrolled at EWU with a sophomore standing or above undergraduates
- Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.8 overall and 3.0 in your major field of study
- Are a United States citizen or a permanent resident
- Are first-generation in college, low-income, or from a group underrepresented in doctoral studies
(Including African Americans, Native Americans, and Hispanics)
*Low income eligibility is determined based upon the "Low Income Chart."