Research Initiatives

USC Provost's Initiatives

Viterbi Initiatives & Enabling Programs

Viterbi Internal Center Incubator (VICI)

Starting in the 2014/15 academic year, under the recommendation of the Viterbi Research Committee, the Research Innovation Fund (RIF) was transitioned to the Viterbi Internal Center Incubator (VICI).

The VICI aims to empower and facilitate cohesion and development of areas of through leadership, enhance research strength and national and international recognition, sustain momentum, and enable focus and growth in strategic research areas.  To learn more about our current VICI-supported centers, please click here.