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

  • Graduate Student Research Restart Program

    Deadlines: Summer 2021 only proposals due May 10, 2021. 2021-22 Academic Year proposals due June 7, 2021.

  • RFP
  • Download Template
  • Apply*

      *If you receive an error message when clicking the apply link, put your coursor in the web address bar on the error page and hit enter.


  • Special Events Program

    The Request for Proposals (RFP) for the AY 2020-2021 Special Events Program is now open. This program has a rolling deadline throughout the academic year.

  • Download Request for Proposal


Upcoming Events

Faculty Consensus Group (FCG) Meeting
August 2, 2021


Strategic Planning Council (SPC) Meeting
August 3, 2021


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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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