University of Southern California


USC Awards to Fund Your Research

Who Should Attend

Course is designed for new and established USC investigators who are interested in internal funding for their research and innovations. Open to faculty and postdocs.

Course Description

Workshop about the internal funding opportunities available to USC researchers. Awards for faculty range from $10-300K and support research, technology development and equipment purchases. Guidelines and tips on how to be successful will be discussed.

Awards to be covered:


Mike Arciero, Director, Licensing, USC Stevens Center for Innovation
Silvia da Costa, Director of Faculty Research Relations, Office of Research
Aileen Dinkjian, RD & Team Building Administrator, Research Development, SC CTSI
Juli Wu, Sr. RD & Team Building Administrator, Research Development, SC CTSI


Three sessions varying in time, depending on location.

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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

For information about workshops, contact the office at 213-740-6709.