Water Research Foundation Funding Contract Materials

​Read through the following links to walk through our research contract process. Each will explain our contracts, terms and conditions, and agreements. 

Focus Area Program (these basic contracts are also relevant to our other programs
Federally-FundedProjectAgreement.pdfFederally-Funded Project Agreement (PFA)
Non-Federally-FundedProjectAgreement.pdfNon-Federally-Funded Project Agreement (PFA)
Utility_Confirmation_Letter.pdfParticipating Utility Confirmation Letter Sample Language
Tailored Collaboration Program
2019TailoredCollaborationProgramPreproposalGuidelines.pdf2019 Tailored Collaboration Program Preproposal Guidelines
Addendum to 2019 Tailored Collaboration Preproposal Guidelines - List of Definitions.pdfAddendum to 2019 Tailored Collaboration Preproposal Guidelines - List of Definitions
MultiFundedResearchAgreement.pdfTailored Collaboration Multi Funded Research Agreement

 The Foundation generally enters into an agreement with the sponsor and cofunding utilities under the Foundation's Tailored Collaboration Program.

Facilitated Research Services Program
FacilitatedResearchServicesPFA.pdfFacilitated Research Services Letter of Agreement
TechnologyResearchFundingAgreement.pdfTechnology Research Funding Agreement

Most of the following exhibits are bundled in the standard project contract, but also provided individually here as pdf or Ms Word/Excel files for data entry.

Federal Contract Exhibits
USGovtIntellectualPropRights.pdfUS Govt. Intellectual Prop Rights
EPA Funded Contract Exhibits
CertificationRegardingLobbying.pdfCertification Regarding Lobbying
LobbyingActivitiesDiscloser.pdfLobbying Activities Discloser
Standard Project Contract Exhibits
Assignment of Copyright - Exhibit E.PDFAssignment of Copyright - Exhibit E
Assignment of Copyright - How To Complete.pdfAssignment of Copyright - How To Complete
ExhibitB_MasterTemplate.xlsxExhibit B Master Template
Invoice_ExhibitD.pdfInvoice - Exhibit D