About the CREST Scholarship Program

CREST LogoThe Center for Research Excellence in Science and Technology recruits CSUB students to conduct scientific research on topics important to the economy of the San Joaquin Valley throughout the 21st century including forecasting water resources and investigating the feasibility of subsurface carbon storage into maturing oil fields.

CREST students participate in extensive academic research at CSUB, national labs and cooperating Ph.D.-granting institutions.

A principal goal of this project is to promote advanced graduate study to the diverse population served by CSUB.

Download the 2016 CREST application form here.

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Andrea Medina 
Director of Grants and Outreach