McNair Program

McNair Achievement Program

The Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement program, awards grants to institutions of higher education for projects designed to provide underrepresented students with effective preparation for doctoral study.The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement program is a comprehensive one. It is designed to help low-income and first-generation or underrepresented students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to complete their bachelor's degree, and to enroll in post-baccalaureate degree programs, with the goal of obtaining doctoral degrees

      

McNair Achievement Program Stories From Our Features Site

April 1, 2014
After high school, Jay Vargas didn’t enroll in college. Instead, he enlisted in the Marines.Times were hard at home and he didn’t want to burden his parents with tuition bills –... read more!
March 11, 2014
Five students were awarded internships and $5,000 scholarships from Merck, offering the students invaluable experience at one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies. The students will be... read more!
July 11, 2013
Vincia Jackson is interning at Clorox.  It’s a company that needs no introduction, since most American households contain its brand-name cleaning products.And Vincia, a senior majoring... read more!