The annual membership fee is set at $40,000. Member company receives reprints and preprints of technical articles and theses, is entitled to send one representative to the annual program review and Center-organzied workshops, and is assigned a Stanford faculty member as liaison.
Member company can place a visiting staff at the Center for an annual membership fee starting at $70,000. Visiting staff will be selected by directing faculty and must comply with Stanford's policies and guidelines for visiting scholars located at http://doresearch.stanford.edu/visitingscholars. Visitor must also sign Form SU 18-A "Patent and Copyright Agreement for Personnel at Stanford Who have a Prior Existing and Conflicting Intellectual Property Agreement with Another Employer" filed at http://otlportal.stanford.edu/su18a.
Direct sponsored projects ($100,000/year), student fellowships, and cash/equipment gifts to the Center and Center-affiliated faculty are also welcome and can be arranged on a case-by-case basis.
Stanford University Policies affecting Industrial Affiliates Program Memberships can be found at: https://doresearch.stanford.edu/policies/research-policy-handbook/definitions-and-types-agreements/establishment-industrial-affiliates-and-related-membership-supported-programs