Sally Casanova Pre-Doctoral Scholarship


In order to be eligible to apply to the Sally Casanova Pre-Doctoral Scholarship applicants must

  • Be enrolled in a matriculated degree program at a California State University Campus at the time of application interested in obtaining a research doctorate.
  • Be a SJSU junior, senior, or graduate student.
  • Be enrolled in a CSU institution as of Spring 2019, and who wil also be enrolled at a CSU campus for at least for the fall semester of the academic year 2019-2020 .
  • Have a faculty sponsor from SJSU who will be available for the duration of the plan specified in the application.

All CSU students, with the exceptions below, are eligible to apply.

Not Eligible

  • Current or previous Pre-Doctoral Scholars.
  • International students attending a CSU on a student or travel visa.
  • The program is designed for stuents interested in obtaining research doctorates.  Students interested in obtaining a professional degree (law, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy), or an MBA degree, for example, are not eligible.