apply to the program

Application Process

First Step
  • Preliminary Application
Second Step
  • Intake Interview with program staff
Third Step
  • Formal Application
  • Three letters of recommendation, two of which from Southeast faculty members
  • Current Southeast degree audit report
  • Copy of the first two pages of most recent tax return
  • Two-page Statement of Purpose outlining interest in TRIO/McNair Scholars Program. Guidelines can be found within the McNair Formal Application


University Center 202

McNair Scholars Program
One University Plaza, MS1550
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701