McNair Application 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.




Click here for: 2018-2019 Application Form  Have your (2) references send a one page letter of recommendation 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




Application Deadlines:  Friday, February 15, 2019 (UD Students)




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


McNair Application Form