Uniquely talented and driven by purpose

Our McNair Scholars represent a wide range of interests, core majors, experiences, and backgrounds.


See a list of our Alumni Scholars →

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Current Scholars

Valerie Arroyo
Anthropology, International Studies
Houston, TX

Reece Brown
Engineering Science
Pflugerville, TX

Rudy Castro
Engineering Science
Houston, TX

Katherine Dixon
Tamuning, Guam

Micah "Kent" Hamatani
Mathematics, Computer Science
Granbury, TX

Adrian Herrera
Engineering Science
Houston, TX

Jimena Ibarra
Ennis, TX

Noor Jahlul
Richmond, TX

Jaida Johnson
International Studies, Art
Cordova, Tennessee

Omarree Kimbrough
Physics, Computer Science
La Vernia, TX

William “Blaine” Martin
International Studies, Political Science
Midland, TX

Ezekiel “Zeke” Negrete
Engineering Science
Weslaco, TX

Cecilia Parker
Garland, TX

Julissa Ramirez
Music Education
Houston, TX

Natalia Rangel
Los Angeles, CA

Carmine Villarreal
Engineering Science
McAllen, TX