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Heritage University McNair Scholars Application
Thank you for your interest in our McNair Scholars program!  Please complete this application as thoroughly as possible.  You cannot save and restart this application.  You may want to review the included items, take some time to make notes and gather the required documents, and then return to submit your application.  If you have any questions, please feel free to email Terri Slack at Slack_T@heritage.edu.

Applicant Information:
First Name *
Middle Name
Last Name *
Address *
Address 2
City *
State *
ZIP Code *
Telephone *
Alternate Phone
Email Address *
Alternate Email *
Place of Birth *
State of Birth *
Country of Birth *
Date of Birth *
Gender *
U.S. Citizen *
Permanent Resident *
HU School ID# *
Ethnicity: Hispanic *
Race: American Indian/Alaskan Native *
Race: Black or African American *
Race: Asian *
Race: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander *
Race: White *
List permanent address and names of parents (or a family member) who will know where you are at all times. *

Financial Information:
Do you receive Financial Aid? *
Do you receive Grant Funding? If so please list all you receive. (e.g., PELL, SEOG, SNG (State Need Grant), BIA, Other) *
Please list scholarships received. *
Are you financially independent from your parents? *
Please list any other source of financial assistance, such as Social Security, Veteran's Benefits, etc. *

Education Information:
Will you complete your sophomore year by June of (2021)? *
What is your projected graduation date? *
What is your major area of concentration? *
What is your current college overall GPA? *
What is your current major GPA? *
Mother's Highest grade completed: *
Mother's College degree earned, if any: *
Father's Highest grade completed: *
Father's College degree earned, if any: *

Additional Requirements for Applicants:
A minimum of two recommendations is required, preferably form professors who know your academic abilities and potential for graduate work and who are informed about the McNair mission. if you are a transfer student, recommendations may be from professors at your previous school. Recommendation forms are included with the application and recommenders should return the forms directly to the McNair Office, Arts and Sciences Center, Heritage University.
Please list names of the people from whom you have requested recommendations for this application. *
How did you first hear about the McNair Scholar Program? *
Please compose a brief essay (300 words or fewer) to be read by the McNair Scholars' selection committee. This statement should address your academic and personal objectives and goals, obstacles you have overcome, your commitment to earning a Ph.D., and how the McNair Program will help you attain your goals. 
Essay Space *

Sign and Submit: 
My signature below indicates that , to the best of my knowledge, the information given on this application form is true, complete and accurate. To become a McNair Scholar, the Federal government requires access to my student records; therefore I authorize the McNair Scholar Program to have access to my transcripts and enrollment documents and financial aid information. This information will be kept strictly confidential.
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