How to Apply
To be eligible to participate in the McNair Scholars Program at Eastern Kentucky University, a student must be:
- A citizen or national of the United States
- Be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at EKU
- Be an excellent student demonstrating quality academic performance
- Be committed to a career that requires a doctorate
- Be a first-generation college student from a low-income background .. or ..
- Be African-American, Native American, Native Alaskan, Hispanic, Pacific Islander
- Be a self-motivated individual who demonstrates good personal management skills like time management and effective scheduling and consistent follow-through on tasks and assignments.
All interested EKU undergraduates should call the director, Rich Richmond, and schedule an informal informational interview.
To schedule an initial interview, please call 859-622-6249 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.