University of Southern California


Preparing and Submitting NSF CAREER Award Proposals

Who Should Attend

New/junior faculty

Course Description

This workshop will provide an insight to the proposal and requirements for the prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program at the National Science Foundation (NSF).

This is one of NSF’s most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context of the mission of their organizations.

Previous award recipients will be present.


Randolph Hall, Vice President of Research

Panelists- Recent Award Recipients

Stacey Finley, Biomedical Engineering
Smaranda Marinescu, Chemistry
Brent Melot, Chemistry


One 2 hour session.

Next course

May 3, 2017 | 12:00 – 2:00 PM | Location: University Park Campus (UPC), Verna & Peter Dauterive Building (VPD), Room 203

Lunch provided.

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.