CSU McNair Scholars

Opportunities for McNair Scholars


  Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities


Multiple Disciplines / Locations
Opportunity Disciplines/Area of research Description Last updated on
National Science Foundation (NSF) - Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) STEM and other disciplines A complete database of NSF-REU sites. Search by research areas, states, disciplines. 11/20/2014
Pathways to Science STEM   11/20/2014
Research and training opportunities at NIH Biomedical   11/20/2014
The Nucleus Physics & astronomy Searchable database 11/20/2014
The Leadership Alliance All disciplines   11/20/2014
Discipline Specific
Opportunity Disciplines/Area of research Description Last updated on
American Mathematical Society Math Searchable database 11/20/2014
AMGEN Caltech Biological sciences and bio-engineering   11/20/2014


Biological sciences and bio-engineering   11/20/2014
Boise State University Raptor research   11/20/2014
Boston University (STaRS) Biomedical research African-American, Hispanic,  Native American/Native Alaskan, and Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian 01/22/2015
Boston University UROP     11/20/2014
Caltech Student-Faculty Programs STEM   11/20/2014
Case Western Reserve University - School of Medicine Various biomedical programs   01/24/2015
Michigan State University SROP Biomedical, mathematics, physicis, engineering, integrative biology of social behaviors, and plant genomics   11/20/2014
MIT Summer Research Program STEM Underrepresented minorities only 11/20/2014
MUSC Bio-medical   11/20/2014

NASA Internships, Fellowships, and Scholarships


Purdue University
Department of Biochemistry

Molecular and Biochemical Analysis of Proteins   11/20/2014
RISE - Research Internships in Science and Engineering STEM International summer research experiences 11/20/2014
Roswell Park Cancer Institute (in association with University of Buffalo) Cancer science   11/21/2014
Rutgers University Science and Engineering   11/20/2014
Smithsonion Tropical Research Institute     11/20/2014
UNCF Merck Science Initiative STEM African American students only 11/20/2014
University of Arizona STEM   11/20/2014
University of California Riverside All disciplines   11/20/2014
University of California Santa Barbara All disciplines   02/02/2015
University of Cincinnati (SUMR-UC Undergraduate Student) All disciplines   02/02/2015
University of Delaware Agricultural and Natural Resources Sciences   11/20/2014
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Chemistry   11/20/2014
University of Maryland - College of Behavioral and Social Science Behavioral and Social Sciences   11/21/2014
University of Massachusetts Amherst Nanotechnology   11/21/2014
University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center Cardiovascular research   01/17/2015
University of Michigan SROP All disciplines   11/21/2014
University of North Texas Civil Conflict Management and Peace Science   2/19/2015
University of Notre Dame (NDNano Center) Nanotechnology based science and technology   01/22/2015
University of Pennsylvania Bio-medical sciences   12/08/2014
University of Pittsburgh Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology   01/17/2015
University of South Florida Mental health research   11/21/2014
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Biomedical sciences   11/21/2014
University of Texas at San Antonio College of Science   01/17/2015
University of Wisconsin Madison     02/07/2015
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee School of Freshwater Sciences   11/21/2014
US Department of Homeland Security STEM disciplines   11/21/2014
Vanderbilt Institute of Chemical Biology Chemical biology   11/21/2014
Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt Institute for Nanoscale Science and Engineering   01/22/2015
The Genome Institute at Washington University in St.Louis Genomic research   11/21/2014
Winthrop University REU Bridging Applied and Theoretical Mathematics   01/10/2014


  Graduate student funding opportunities


  Graduate school funding exclusive for McNair scholars


  Institution Description Last updated on
  Missouri State University McNair Graduate Assistantship 03/05/2015
  University of Cincinnati McNair Scholars Graduate Scholarship Award 01/29/2015
  University of Toledo McNair Graduate Scholar Award 01/29/2015



  Graduate school visitation opportunities


  Graduate schools that waive graduate school application fee for McNair scholars