Research is conducted at USC Upstate in diverse areas of study. The Office of Sponsored Awards and Research Support (SARS) serves as a point of contact for faculty, staff and students who are seeking assistance with their research and scholarly endeavors on campus.

Research at USC Upstate

Research and Scholarly Endeavors on Campus

Sponsored Awards and Research Support

We provide resources and administrative support to help faculty develop their research, scholarship, and creative platforms here at USC Upstate.

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The Franklin School

The Franklin School is committed to a diverse community of students and to research that informs best practices in early childhood education.

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Joining other premier universities, USC Upstate is a member of the South Carolina IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence.

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National Science Foundation - Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

Bridging pathways for the preparation of highly qualified mathematics and science teachers.

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Research Symposium

The Research Symposium provides an opportunity for both faculty and students from primarily undergraduate institutions throughout the Upstate of South Carolina to discuss and share information regarding their research, scholarly and/or creative endeavors. This is a particularly unique opportunity for students to participate in a professionally organized research forum and to present their own findings. Interactive workshops are designed for Upstate faculty, students and community members.

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