Service description

Provides consultations and guidance on preparation of study budgets for investigator-initiated studies, especially for federal grant applications.

Benefit for users

Obtain accurate and timely advice on budget preparation for investigator-initiated human studies, especially federal grant applications. Have your questions answered regarding direct and indirect costs on budgets and other budget-related questions.

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This service is currently free of charge to all USC faculty.

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Contact information

Joanne Pak
Budget and Coverage Analyst


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