Assistance is available for small business licensees of ORNL technologies to leverage ORNL’s expertise and capabilities to accelerate the commercialization of licensed technologies. The Technology Assistance Program (TAP) provides funds for ORNL science & technology staff members to consult with licensees, performing work on the company’s behalf that may include such activities as the following.
- Production of sample materials for evaluation
- Preparation of documentation to facilitate adoption of a technology
- Product testing
- Other consulting
Funding is limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more information, please contact one of our commercialization managers or contact the Technology Transfer Office (865) 574-1051.