Innovator Resources

Standard Agreements

Policies and Procedures

Intellectual Property Disclosure

  • Disclosure guidelines
  • Intellectual Property Disclosure Form (PDF Form | Word)
  • Innovator Portal for submitting Online Intellectual Property Disclosure Forms
  • Patent and Copyright Agreement for Auburn University Personnel (PDF)
  • Authorship and Copyright Royalty Agreement (PDF)

Innovator Portal 

  • A summary of all intellectual property, agreements, and patent applications can be accessed through the Innovator Portal. If you need additional information, please contact us at 4-4977 or iac@auburn.edu

LAUNCH Proof-of-Concept Technology Development Fund 

  • This internal, competitive grant program is designed to support proof-of-commercial concept research. The Fund's specific goal is to advance the commercial potential of Auburn technologies and bring them closer to licensing, either to an existing company or to a proposed start-up company. More information can be found here.

How do grant proposal submissions affect patent rights? 

  • This issue is addressed very well here

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