Application Instructions

1) To apply, you must first log in. Note: When you login, the website will redirect you to the home page. To begin the application, you have to return to this page. 

2) After you have logged in, you may then apply here

Provide complete information, two references, a copy of your most recent personal (independent status) or family (dependent status) federal tax return (1040), and a copy of your transfer transcripts (if applicable). If you do not have a copy of your most recent income tax return, you may call 1-800-TAX-1040 to request an income tax summary.

Have your (2) references complete the above embedded recommendation form and send a one page recommendation letter to the McNair Office.  Your letter of recommendation may include your assessment of the student's ability to:
  • Think analytically
  • Conduct research
  • Be responsible and mindful 
  • Communicate (verbal/written)
  • Take initiative and work independently
  • Succeed at the graduate level
  • Manage multiple academic and extracurricular commitments
  • Contribute to a collaborative learning community like the McNair Scholars Program.
Submit supporting documents to:
University of Delaware Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program
180 South College Ave  or Email    
Application Deadline:  Friday, December 4, 2015

Note: Missing or incomplete information will delay the processing of your application.