ABOUT THE FIU MCNAIR SCHOLARS CONFERENCE
At the FIU McNair Scholars Research Conference, you will meet a selective group of exceptionally talented, research- oriented group of undergraduate students from around the country who plan to earn graduate degrees and who wish to learn more about graduate school opportunities. Undergraduates participating in research under the guidance of a professor or industry mentor should take the next step: share the work with others as a poster or oral presentation.
- A keynote speaker
- Oral and poster sessions
- A graduate fair
- Workshops and panel discussions
- Miami Skyline Closing Cruise Ceremony
“Before you can make a dream come true, you must first have one”
Dr. Ronald E. McNair
MCNAIR AT FIU
The FIU McNair Program, first funded in 2003, is designed to assist its participants in gaining admission to graduate programs leading to a doctoral degree. The FIU McNair Program targets low-income and first generation students and members of underrepresented groups. The FIU McNair program is funded by the U.S Department of Education. Since 2003, the FIU McNair Program has served over 375 undergraduate students. For more information go to www.mcnair.fiu.edu.