Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP)

Program Timeline

CSU Campuses

  • Application is submitted to the CDIP Campus Coordinator at the CSU campus of the Faculty Mentor.
  • Each CSU campus has its own deadline. Please check Campus Application Deadlines for specific campus deadlines.
  • Applications are reviewed by a campus review committee, and applications that pass the initial campus level screening for eligibility and completeness are forwarded to the CDIP office at the Chancellor’s Office.

Chancellor’s Office

  • Applications forwarded from all CSU campuses are reviewed by a CDIP Systemwide Selection Committee that comprises of the CDIP Faculty Program Director, CSU California Predoctoral Program Director, and faculty representatives from various CSU campuses. Award notices are sent to new CDIP Scholars in May.