Different partnership agreements exist based on specific needs of the non-federal partner. The agreements are listed below. Access detailed information by clicking on the agreement type.
- User Agreement
- Strategic Partnership Projects (SPP)
- Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA)
- Agreement for Commercializing Technology (ACT)
A matrix comparing features of Technology Transfer Mechanisms at DOE Facilities is provided to support the selection of the most appropriate agreement tool, based on funding, handling of intellectual property, cost sharing, and other attributes.