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The 21st Annual

MKN McNair Heartland Research Conference

will be held

September 22-24, 2017

 

at the Marriott Country Club Plaza Hotel

45th and Main Street

in Kansas City, Missouri's historic Country Club Plaza district


The McNair Heartland Research Conference offers undergraduates the opportunity to...

  • present their research in a friendly yet formal academic setting,
  • network with other McNair Scholars,
  • explore opportunities for graduate study, and
  • become eligible for a drawing to win a scholarship.

The conference highlights include individual student research presentations, a graduate recruitment fair, speakers and panel discussions, a pre-conference workshop on writing graduate admissions essays, and opportunities to interact with graduate school faculty and staff.

MKN HEARTLAND SCHOLARSHIPS

MKN has established four scholarships for Heartland Conference presenters.

  • Four (4) scholarships of $250 awarded
  • ALL 2016 Conference presenters eligible
  • NO APPLICATION REQUIRED

QUESTIONS? Contact Kari Azevedo at (660) 543-4135 or by e-mail: kazevedo@ucmo.edu

 

CONFERENCE CONTACTS:

Dr. Kari Azevedo, University of Central Missouri

Phone: (660) 543-4135

e-mail: kazevedo@ucmo.edu

 

Mulu Negash M.S.Ed., University of Kansas

Phone: (785) 864-3412

e-mail: leyesus1@ku.edu

 

Jeanne Gerhard, Kansas State University

Phone: (785) 532-6137

e-mail: jgerhard@ksu.edu


Save the Dates!

REGISTRATION DEADLINES

Early Bird - Aug 4, 2017

Standard - Aug 11, 2017

Late - Aug 18, 2017

PROPOSALS DUE 

Aug 18, 2017