Available Technologies


For most of its technologies, the FSU Research Foundation offers:

  • Exclusive or non-exclusive licenses
  • 6 month or 1 year options
  • Sponsored research agreement with built-in options

Typical license terms may involve:

  • Upfront Fee
  • Reimbursement of part or all of the patent costs (based on exclusivity of the license)
  • License maintenance Fee
  • Royalties on sales
The Florida State University Research Foundation supports startups and small businesses and recognizes that cash flow management is critical for success.

For qualifying businesses, we may also offer:

  • Personalized fee payment schedule
  • Part of the fees paid as equity or as exit fees