Funding & Support
Funding represents a critical component of the Keck School's expanding research enterprise and strategic plan. External funding ensures that faculty can conduct creative research, train and support graduate students and make breakthrough discoveries. Please click the submenu buttons at left or the links below to learn more about each subject.
Internal Research Funding Opportunities
These are competitions for awards within USC. Applications for any of the awards listed here go through an internal review process.
Institutionally-Limited Grants Opportunities
These are competitions for awards by outside agencies for which USC can nominate only a limited number of candidates. Applications for any of the awards listed here must go through an internal review process and receive approval from the USC administration prior to submission to the sponsoring agency.
Grant Proposal Development Services
This page describes various ways that Keck Research Advancement can support investigators in developing grant proposals.
University Research Support Services
This page describes centralized university support services