Pre-Doc Program Benefits

If you are selected as a California Pre-Doctoral Program Scholar, you will receive:

Mentorship by your Faculty Mentor under the program,

An award of $5,000 for:

  • Visits to doctoral-granting institutions in the continental United States
  • Attending or presenting research at professional conferences
  • Journal subscriptions in your field or membership fees to professional organizations
  • Graduate school application fees, GRE or other graduate exam preparation course or registration fees

In addition, each Pre-Doctoral Scholar is eligible to apply for:

  • A fully-funded Summer Research Experience with a faculty member of your choosing in your discipline at an accredited Ph.D.-granting university in the continental United States.

Resources for Applicants

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Fellowships Office

Dr. Joy Viveros

Phone: 415.405.2128
Fax: 415.405.0340
Reception: The Hub, ADM 250 
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132

For an appointment, please email Dr. Viveros