A-4) Unfunded Research Collaboration (URC)

Review date: 
February 08, 2018
Responsible office: 
Office of Sponsored Research


A contract agreement for research collaboration between UCSF scientists on behalf of the Regents and outside parties where no funding is involved but the parties wish to outline roles and responsibilities in conduct of the collaborative activities.

There is an agreed upon contribution of resources to the collaboration by all parties.

Unfunded Research Collaborations involve use of University resources such as Institutional Review Boards, personnel, space etc. There is a defined project scope and timeline.