Support Visible Legacy

Help advance the translation of innovations from academic research to global solutions. Please consider joining Visible Legacy’s community of supporters in facilitating multidisciplinary collaboration toward advancing innovative ideas that will become solutions to society’s most formidable problems. Your donation will help us scale up by expanding features, content, infrastructure, and enable us to continue to offer Navigator free to users.

How it works

  • Your sponsorship enables us to offer Visible Legacy Navigator free to users such as Tech Scouts and industry licensing officers, speeding the translation of academic innovations to industry.
  • Your sponsorship of Visible Legacy enables us to continue to expand our mapping of top 500 research universities without burden or cost to the university licensing offices, departments or researchers.
  • Sponsors recurring donations support expedite mapping by organization size, topics, or research fellowship programs.

For major funders

  • We will work individually with major sponsors to support your impact communication objectives.
  • Various logo placements, naming opportunities, and metrics are available.
  • Help us create a virtuous circle by communicating your impact through Visible Legacy maps to promote your messages, visibly show your impact, and facilitate the connections in the ecosystem to speed the translation of your funded research into targeted solutions.

Ways to support Visible Legacy

  • Platinum Sponsor. For funders of research at the University level including investigator programs, research centers, focused grant programs. $5K/mo
  • Gold Sponsor. For funders of research at a School level including Industrial Affiliate programs, alumni groups, venture groups. $3K/mo
  • Silver Sponsor. For funders of research at a Department level including Labs, endowed professorships, research endowments. $2K/mo
  • Benefactor Sponsor. For funders supporting the tools and activities of Licensing Offices. $1K/mo



Thank you for your consideration. To learn more or discuss your communication objectives please feel free to contact our executive team via our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .