Resources for Inventors

Brandeis University engages in research and scholarship that push the boundaries of knowledge, discover how the world works, and design innovations that improve society. The Office of Technology Licensing (OTL) assists researchers who are licensing technologies, providing business development and support in legal matters for transferring technologies created within Brandeis.

Spark award winners at the innovation showcase

SPARK Program

Pilot funding for innovative projects that involve the environment, education, computer science, healthcare, economic solutions, or social needs. The projects should further have a positive educational or financial impact.

Prof. Rosbash with two student researchers

SPROUT Program

Program designed to encourage and support entrepreneurial activity within the Brandeis community for students (graduate and undergraduate), postdocs, faculty and staff.  The awards are intended to help bring your research and entrepreneurial ambitions to life.