New Funding Opportunities

USC Research and Innovation (R&I) grant programs are tailored to support a diverse range of research areas, scholarship, and artistic and cultural expression and are currently under revision, with new award programs being created.

We are happy to announce new grant programs, including: the Institutional Training Planning Award, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Mentorship Award, the Alternative Methods to Animal Research, Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences and revised programs: the Instrumentation Award, the Ming Hsieh Institute Research Award as well as the call for nominations for the Associates Award for Creativity in Research and Scholarship.

Click here to download the Requests for Proposals and for additional information on all programs. R&I Programs are administered by the Research Initiatives and Infrastructure (RII) office. Contact us at should you have additional questions – we are here to help!