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Spring Commencement, Carrie Quinney photo

Boise State McNair Scholars Program

  • Kelly Schutt, Engineering, Marshall Scholarship recipient. John Kelly photo.
    McNair Scholar Kelly Schutt Receives Prestigious Marshall Scholarship

  • Image of McNair Scholar Timothy Hibbard making a podium speech at the Top Ten Scholar Award ceremony.
    Top Ten Scholar Timothy Hibbard

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    2016 McNair Scholar Graduates

  • McNair Scholar Curtis Green-Eneix standing in between his faculty mentors Drs. Gail Shuck & Casey Keck
    Curtis Green-Eneix with Faculty Mentors Drs. Gail Shuck & Casey Keck


The Boise State McNair Scholars Program is an academic achievement and graduate school preparatory program for undergraduate students who are first generation and low-income and/or underrepresented in graduate programs. The program prepares students for graduate studies through scholarly enrichment, exposure to research, and other academic experiences and opportunities. The program collaborates with Faculty Mentors to prepare McNair Scholars to successfully pursue a Ph.D. and careers in university teaching and research.

The 2017 McNair Scholars Program Application will be available in January 2017.

Graduate Destinations

Our scholars have gone to all these graduate schools!

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Interested in more information on the McNair Scholars Program?

Check out the current McNair Research Journal for information on the McNair Scholars Program at Boise State.