University of Southern California


Developing & Submitting a Successful Mission Agency Grant

Who Should Attend

New/junior faculty and postdocs.

Course Description

Objectives are to educate investigators on identifying appropriate agencies, getting to know the program officers, developing the proposal and application structure, submitting for review, and working with agency officials to get the proposal funded.


James Murday, Associate Director, Office of Research Advancement, Washington DC


One 2 hour session. Offered once per semester.

Next course

September 27, 2017 | 12:00-2:00 PM | Location: University Park Campus (UPC), Verna & Peter Dauterive Building (VPD), Room 302

Lunch provided

Course Materials

Federal Funding Agency Presentation April 2016

Course Registration

To register, please RSVP at least one week prior to the first class via email, indicating the course(s) you are attending, to

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