Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program

The McNair Scholars Program prepares selected sophomores with at least 30 college hours, along with juniors and seniors aspiring to pursue doctoral studies. The Scholars Program exposes students to graduate work and research. Low-income, first generation college students and/or students underrepresented in doctoral programs are invited to submit an application to this program.


Interested In Joining the McNair Scholars Program?




For More Information, please contact:


Darrell C. Balderrama

Director - McNair Scholars Program

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Linda M. Leech

Program Manager - McNair Scholars Program

Email at:


Visit our office:

McNairs Scholars Program at UTSA

MS Building 2.03.14B

San Antonio, TX 78249

Telephone: 210-458-4286

Fax: 210-458-458-4028


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