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The AUTM Foundation facilitates the exchange of ideas between AUTM and public/private entities to promote initiatives that benefit the technology transfer
community and, ultimately, enhance the human condition. As a philanthropic agent and relationship builder, the foundation supports quality programs and trainings that ensure strategic and progressive
growth of the profession.

The AUTM Foundation facilitates the exchange of ideas between AUTM and public/private entities to promote initiatives that benefit the technology transfer community and, ultimately, enhance the human condition. As a philanthropic agent and relationship builder, the foundation supports quality programs and trainings that ensure strategic and progressive growth of the profession.

Thanks to the Susan Riley Keyes Memorial Scholarship, the AUTM Foundation offers positions in our T3 Program to individuals from small TTO offices throughout North America. We humbly accept the invitation to continue Susan’s legacy of support, service and training.

Applications will open again in 2022.

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LifeArc, in partnership with the AUTM Foundation, offers a one year fellowship to European academic life scientists at the graduate or post-doctoral level, providing the skills and knowledge to transition into the technology transfer field.  Fellows receive a well-developed curriculum of formal training, networking, mentoring and practical experience in the field.
Applications will open again in 2022.

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We are seeking AUTM members from around the globe to help shape the future of promising tech transfer professionals.  Your time and expertise is invaluable and all of our past mentors have expressed how rewarding it is for both the mentor and the mentee.

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“This program has opened my mind to how much opportunity there is in the field of technology transfer. It provided not only knowledge but also networking and career skills needed to develop myself in tech transfer.”

– Mayté Jiménez Fierro, 2016-2017 Fellow
Technology Transfer Career Training Program
2021 webinar

A career in technology transfer requires a diverse range of qualities and skills to guide innovations along. The Foundation’s T3 fellowship programs provide just that. These fellowships offer the perfect blend of education, mentorship, networking, support and practical experience for graduates and postgraduates looking for structured routes into technology transfer.

View this recorded webinar of past and present fellows as they outline the value of the T3 program to an office or department.  Hear how the program has helped each person develop personally and professionally.  Learn how your office can sponsor a new tech transfer employee to be part of the next cohort.

The webinar is free, but registration on the AUTM site is required.

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