Grant and Loan Opportunities
Oct 5, 2012 by Chaiyaporn Songsittichok
The Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program
The Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program was instituted in order to diversify the pool of qualified faculty candidates. CDIP is one of the largest programs in the nation. The program provides significant financial support to full time doctoral students enrolled in an accredited institution here or abroad. In some cases the loan principle and interest are "forgiven". Applications can be downloaded at the CSU website.
The Pre-Doctoral Program offers grants for economically and/or educationally disadvantaged juniors, seniors, and master's students intending to pursuer a Ph.D. The program includes funds to support travel to conferences and doctoral institutions and may include additional funding for summer research projects. Applications for this CSU-wide competition can be downloaded at their website.
Graduate Equity Fellowship
The Graduate Equity Fellowship is designed to assist economically and/or educationally disadvantaged students in CSUSB Master's programs who intend to pursue a Ph.D. and become a college professor. These funds are for California residents with financial need and strong academic records The applications are available in the Office of Graduate Studies and on the Graduate Studies website.