To apply for Castleton's McNair Scholars Program, students must meet the following eligibility requirements:
a. Low-income, as defined by the U.S. Department of Education as well as being a first-generation college student (meaning that neither parent completed a 4-year degree)
b. Identifies as belonging to a group underrepresented in graduate study, as defined by the U.S. Department of Education, e.g. African American, Hispanic-Latino, Native American and Alaskan, Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian.
To produce a complete application, you will need the following materials:
If chosen to participate in the program, students will be expected to fulfill certain requirements. These include, but are not limited to: