Technology Transfer Office | University of Colorado

NDA and MTA Submission Form

As of July 1, 2016, delegation of signature authority for Material Transfer Agreements (MTA) and Nondisclosure Agreements (NDA) on the Boulder Campus was transferred from the Technology Transfer Office (TTO) to the Office of Contracts and Grants (OCG).

OCG will oversee the various stages of contract negotiation and execution of MTAs and NDAs. OCG will work with TTO, University Counsel, and other campus offices to address potential concerns and to ensure that the terms of the agreement aligns with the goals of the researchers and the University.

Please select the type of agreement you want to submit.
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Nondisclosure Agreement - Allows one party to share confidential information with the other party. The NDA specifies how the receiving party/parties will protect and use the confidential information. NDAs are sometimes referred to as nondisclosure, proprietary information, or secrecy agreements, emphasizing the recipient's handling of the confidential information.

Inbound Materials Transfer Agreement - An agreement which allows university researchers to obtain tangible research materials from outside entities. The MTA defines the rights of the provider and the recipient with respect to the materials and any derivatives.

Outbound Materials Transfer Agreement - An agreement which allows university researchers to provide research materials to an outside institution while still protecting the University of Colorado's Intellectual Property rights in the research material.