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U.S. Patent Application Awards

This award ($500 - for each of the multiple inventors / $1,000 - sole inventor) is for protecting NASA's R&D investment by disclosing new inventions.

NASA civil servants and contractors are eligible to receive this award.

To apply for this award, complete a Disclosure of Invention/New Technology Form (NF 1679) and upon approval for the Patent Application a patent award will be granted.

For more information contact the Ames Space Act Board Award Liaison Officer at email: Robin.M.Orans@nasa.gov phone: (650) 604-5875