Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP)

Program Timeline

CSU Campuses

  • Applications are 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 first reviewed by a campus review committee. Applications that pass the initial campus level screening for eligibility and completeness are then 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.