Announcements for Students

These are quick summaries. For further information, inquire at the Department Office (UH 235).

  • Support and Study

    • American Philosophical Association: Summer Institutes.
      The APA sponsers a number of summer undergraduate diversity institutes in philosophy. These are a great opportunity and free to accepted students. Applications are due starting around March 2017.
    • Colorado Summer Seminar in Philosophy
      The university of Colorado, Boulder summer seminar in philosophy is intended for outstanding undergraduates who are considering graduate school in philosophy. The seminar is 6/12/17 - 6/30/17. Review of applications begins 3/1/17.
    • Carnegie-Mellon University: Summer School in Logic and Formal Epistemology
      The Sumer School in Logic and Formal Epistemology is 6/5/17 - 6/23/17. A pair of CSUSB students attended summer 2016.
    • Munich Center For Mathematical Philosophy: Summer School for Female Students
      The Summer School in Mathematial Philosophy for Female Students is 7/30/17 - 8/5/17 in Munich Germany. A CSUSB student attended summer 2016.
    • Buddhist Study Abroad.
      Carleton Colege sponsors a semester program of Buddhist studies (and meditation) in Bodh Gaya India. It's expensive but cool.
    • Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program.
      The CSU Chancellor's Doctoral Incentive Program provides loans to support doctoral studies. These loans are gradually "forgiven" if the receipient goes on to teach full-time in the CSU.
    • CSUSB Office of Student Research: Student Research and Travel.
      The CSUSB Office of Student Research suppports travel to conferences. Application deadlines are distributed over the year. In addition there is an online application.
    • CSUSB Office of Student Research: Faculty/Student Grant.
      The faculty/Student grant supports joint faculty/student research.
    • CSUSB Office of Student Research: Pre-Doctoral Program.
      The California Pre-Doctoral Program provides financial assistance for students interested in exploring and preparing for a doctoral program.
    • CSUSB Office of Student Research: Student Grant.
      The Office of Student Research Student Grant funds research beyond the classroom.
  • Undergraduate Publication and Conferences

    • Rutgers Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
      The Rutgers Undergraduate Philosophy Conference is 4/15/2017. The paper submission deadline is 2/20/2017.
    • Oneonta Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
      The State University of New York, Oneonta Undergraduate Philosophy Conference is 4/7/17 - 4/8/17. The paper submission deadline is 2/15/17.
    • Essay Contest
      The Elie Wiesel Foundation sponsors an essay contest which "challenges college students to analyze the urgent ethical issues confronting them in today's complex world." There are cash prizes. The submission deadline is 2/10/17.
    • University of North Texas, Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
      The University of North Texas Undergraduate Philosophy Conference is 4/29/17. The paper submission deadline is 2/7/17.
    • Midwestern Undergraduate Philosophy Conference
      The 19th annual Midwestern Undergraduate Philosophy Conference is 4/7/17 - 4/8/17 at Creighton University in Omaha Nebraska. The deadline for paper submissions is extended to 2/15/17.
    • Stance, call for papers
      The undergraduate philosophy journal Ball State Stance welcomes papers concering any philosophical topic. The current submission deadline is 12/16/16.
  • Graduate Study