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Provides summary information about the total grants and other sponsored awards USC received in the most recent fiscal year.
Discusses the Office of the Vice President for Research's Support for Minority Advancement in Research Training, or SMART, program.
Zooms in on the recipients of the most recent round of ASPIRE internal funding awards.
Provides background and project numbers on the Support to Promote Advancement of Research and Creativity, or SPARC, graduate research fellowship, a signature program of the Office of Research.
Describes the Research Initiative for Summer Engagement program, which provides competitive internal funding for faculty at USC's senior and regional campuses to conduct summer research projects.
Gives a glimpse of research published in USC's unique Caravel online research journal, which is devoted to undergraduate research achievements.
Details the Office of the Vice President for Research's comprehensive strategy for cultivating research, scholarship, creativity and innovation at USC.
Provides a condensed overview of the Office of the Vice President for Research's Strategic Plan FY2013 – FY2018.
Lays out a plan for South Carolina's higher education institutions to work together to expand the Palmetto State's knowledge base through promotion of research and development, growth of the health, science and technology workforce, enhancement of education and outreach and stimulation of economic development.