2024 UNM McNair Scholars Research Conference

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SAVE THE DATE for 2024: September 5 & 6, 2024 are the tentative dates for our next conference. We will update this page in the early months of 2024 so please return then for more information about our 2024 conference.


Bienvenidos, we welcome all undergraduate research scholars from all majors to participate in the 2024 McNair Scholars Research Conference on the campus of University of New Mexico on September 5 & 6, 2024. Conference registration is now open to students, staff, and graduate school recruiters. Please click on the buttons below to learn more about our conference and to register. 

Conference Highlights from our 2023 Conference:

  • Meet & Network with undergraduate scholars from all over the country
  • Have the opportunity to present an oral or poster presentation
  • Presentations evaluated by supportive faculty and graduate students
  • Participate a graduate school fair
  • Cultural event
  • Visit a unique part of the country; a convergence of cultural and historical traditions set in the Rio Grande Valley at the base of the majestic Sandia Mountains and between two national research laboratories
  • Excursion to the 10,000+ feet high Sandia Peak Tramway (http://www.sandiapeak.com) 
  • Visit UNM’s beautiful campus located along historic Route 66
  • Experience New Mexican cuisine

Feel free to reach out to us if you have questions (email mcnair@unm.edu or call 505-277-5491).

(page updated 10/18/23)