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MIT welcomes applications from prospective trademark licensees. If you are interested in becoming a trademark licensee of MIT, your organization must complete the below Application and return it to our office along with:

  • Payment of a non-refundable $100 License Application Fee, payable to "Massachusetts Institute of Technology"
  • A current certificate of insurance with MIT as a named insured
  • Sample(s) of your company's product(s) to be licensed
  • Factory Site Disclosure Form(s)

The Summary of Terms sheet and the List of Costs and Fees describe the general requirements of the Trademark License Agreement and the fees associated with our licensing program.  Once your application has been reviewed and approved, we will send the Agreement to you for completion.

To license trademarks related to the Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation (DAPER) which includes MIT Engineers and the Beaver insignia, please see the separate DAPER trademark agreement and be sure to list these marks on your application.

Trademark documents

Application [PDF]
Summary of Terms Sheet [PDF]
List of Costs and Fees [PDF]
Factory Site Disclosure Form [PDF]
Code of Conduct [PDF]
Trademark License Agreement [PDF]
DAPER Trademark Agreement [PDF]


Peter Bebergal
Technology Licensing Associate
E-mail:  tlo-trademarks@mit.edu
Phone:  (617) 253-6966
Fax:  (617) 258-6790