McNair Scholar Program
McNair Scholar Program
McNair Scholar Program
McNair Scholar Program

Applications are currently being accepted for the 2015-2016 program. The application deadline is January 30, 2015.


Congratulations to UF McNair Scholar Monique Mendes who received an Outstanding Presentation Award for her poster presentation "Carbon Monoxide is Neuroprotective in Hypoxic Ischemia Encephalopathy in Neonatal Mice" at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) in San Antonio, TX in November 2014. Monique was one of 19 winners chosen out of a total of 195 presentations in the Neuroscience division. Monique is a graduating senior in Biology and has been working under the mentorship of Dr. Sylvain Dore in the Department of Anesthesiology and Neurology for almost two years. We are proud of Monique for this outstanding achievement. #teammcnair

Monique Mendes - ABRCMS


The Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program, funded by the U.S. Department of Education, is a training program designed to support undergraduate students from low-income/first-generation and underrepresented backgrounds in their pursuit of a Ph.D. View our most recent newsletter.