University of Southern California


Sponsored Research

Sponsored Research Policies and Forms

A comprehensive list of USC policies is maintained at the University Policies site.

The National Institute of Health (NIH) has established a Public Access Policy, which mandates that journal articles that arise from NIH funding must be submitted to PubMed central for open access. Go to Open Access for NIH Funded Research.

Important Contracts and Grants forms include:

Financial Information

Agreement Terms

Memos to Faculty and Schools

Establishing Research Institutes and Centers at USC (formerly ORU – Organized Research Unit)

Research Calendar

Submit an Event

How to submit your event

See all events in the USC Research Calendar.