Sponsor Research

Corporate engagement provides relevance to NC State research and innovation while offering companies access to renowned experts, state of the art facilities, and scientific networks.  For more information, contact:  Leah Burton (ldburton@ncsu.edu).

License Intellectual Property

NC State discoveries can help your company grow — or can help you start a company. With more than 825 issued patents, NC State’s technology transfer office can help you locate IP that is relevant to your industry and interests.  For details, contact:  Kelly Sexton (kelly_sexton@ncsu.edu).

Become a Center or Institute Member

Centers and institutes bring different disciplines together to address the challenges facing industry and society. Centers and institutes serve industry, government agencies and nonprofits through research, innovation, and education activities. Some centers offer memberships and/or partner with industry to accelerate the transfer of discoveries to the marketplace. Explore NC State’s centers and institutes, or contact the Concierge if you need help.

Become a Centennial Campus Partner

NC State’s Centennial Campus provides unparalleled access and proximity to researchers and students, giving our partners a competitive R&D advantage unlike anywhere else in the U.S. Take a virtual tour and explore the Centennial Campus website, or if you’re ready to speak with a Centennial representative regarding available space, contact Leah Burton or Amy Lubas at (919) 515-7036.

Endow Research & Innovation

Donors to endowments are the guardians of NC State’s future, providing an enduring gift to support innovative research programs, superior faculty, and promising students.  For details, contact:  Kelly Sexton (kelly_sexton@ncsu.edu).