Ph.D. Project

Information for minority students wishing to pursuing a Ph.D. in Business

PhD Project:

The PhD Project is an alliance of foundations, corporations, universities, and professional and academic
organizations dedicated to increasing minority representation in the business world. Their expansive network of
support helps African-Americans, Hispanic-Americans and Native Americans attain their business Ph.D., become
business school professors and serve as role models to attract the next generation of minority business leaders.

See two resources here:

a) Flyer

b) Detailed Presentation


California State University Pre-Doctoral Program

The California Pre-Doctoral Program is designed to increase the pool of potential California State University faculty by supporting the doctoral aspirations of CSU students who have experienced economic and educational disadvantages.


California State University Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP):

The goal of the California State University Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP) is to increase the number of faculty with the qualifications, motivation, and skills needed to teach the diverse students of the CSU.
CDIP prepares promising doctoral students for CSU faculty positions by providing financial support, mentorship by CSU faculty and professional development and grant resources. It is the largest program of its kind in the U.S.
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