CSU Program for Education & Research in Biotechnology

CSUPERB seeds biotechnology innovation and educates a diverse, professional workforce for California and the global economy.

Open Grant & Award Program Calls

  • COVID-19 Research Recovery Microgrant Program

    Deadline: Ongoing while funding is available. Note: Eligibility criteria revised in updated RFP, January 29, 2021

  • RFP
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  • Apply

  • Special Events Program

    Deadline: Rolling deadline throughout the 21/22 Academic Year until funding exhausted.

  • RFP
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  • Industry Partnership Initiative Grant Program​

    Deadline: Tuesday, February 1, 2022 by 5:00 pm PT.

  • RFP
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  • Apply


Upcoming Events

34th Annual CSU Biotechnology Symposium
January 12-15, 2022

Faculty Consesus Group (FCG) Meeting
January 22, 2022


Learn About Symposium 




The monthly CSUPERB newsletter includes news from the CSU's biotech community, but also news and opinions about biotechnology education, entrepreneurship, research, and workforce development.

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Who We Are

Every year, nearly 100 CSU faculty members, deans and presidents at the 23 CSU campuses collaborate to carry out the work of CSUPERB. 

Meet Our Team & Collaborators  ​​


CSUPERB believes the best way to engage and help all students embark on life sciences careers is to invest in and provide access to experiential learning opportunities in biotechnology research and entrepreneurship.

Learn About CSUPERB

Contact Us

Email: csuperb@sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-2822         
Office: San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Dr., San Diego, CA 92182-1011

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