Have an idea or an invention to disclose?

Learn more about submitting an invention, software, copyright, tangible research material or plant disclosure.

Innovator’s Portal

File an invention disclosure to help us evaluate the research and its potential for commercialization.

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Inventor’s Guide

Frequently asked questions and an overview of our process and services.

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Policies and Forms

Useful tools and policies to guide you through the commercialization process.

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“We have the core research done and we have a technology goal. The CIF’s support will allow us to create the demonstration prototype we need to move forward with either a start-up or to license the technology to the private sector”
Jon-Paul Maria, Associate Professor and CIF Awardee

Chancellor’s Innovation Fund

The Chancellor’s Innovation Fund provides funding to NC State innovators with the goal of moving discoveries to the marketplace.

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