Eligibility

  • Students must be either Sophomores, Juniors, or Seniors (with one year remaining at CSUDH)
  • Students must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Students must fall into one of two categories to qualify for the McNair Scholars Program. You must be either a:
    • First generation college student who is low-income (as determined by the federal low-income guidelines)
      OR
    • Member of a group underrepresented in graduate study (African-American, Hispanic, Native American, or Pacific Islander)