Student Resources

McNair Resources

In addition to the monthly meetings and resources provided to the students, there are also many useful websites that can be helpful as the NMU scholars begin their trek towards graduate school.

Sources of Graduate School Information

Council for Undergraduate Research Student Registry
Princeton Review
Peterson's Graduate School Search
Council Of Graduate Schools
Grad Profiles
Bright Hub
Inside Higher Ed's Grad Hacker Blog
The Leadership Alliance Tips
Affordable College for Minority Students (Lists Online Schools)

List of McNair Graduate School Fee Waiver Participating Schools

GRE Preparation

Educational Testing Service (ETS)
Princeton Review

Kaplan Test Prep
REA Practice Tests
Manhattan Prep
Memrise GRE vocab
Varsity Tutors Test Prep
Magoosh GRE Prep Services

General Class Tutorials/Test Preparation

Khan Academy
Free Lance Teacher

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

CIC Summer Research Opportunity Programs
University of Michigan SROP
Leadership Alliance Summer Research
National Science Foundation REU sites
Council on Undergraduate Research
Boren Scholarships (International Study Scholarships)

Research Sharing/Publications share and follow research

Financing Graduate School

McNair Scholars Funding Opportunities
McNair Scholars Fee Waivers and Fellowships
Graduate Scholarships and Fellowships (From Texas Tech University)
NMU Grant and Contracts (Regularly updates external funding sources)
Oregon State University McNair Incentive Program
Best Colleges Financial Aid for Minority Students

Research Conference Opportunities

McNair Scholars Conference Opportunities
National Conference on Undergraduate Research
National McNair Research Conference


Graduate School Visitation Programs