iEdison provides a single interface for grantees and contractors to interact with multiple government agencies. The tool makes it easy to learn about the law and its regulations and report an invention or patent funded by government agencies.View this tool
Who uses the tool
Users of iEdison include any person who has received government funding which contributed to the development of an invention or patent.
NIFA requires that intellectual property (patents, inventions) achieved as a result of its funding be reported by grantees through Interagency Edison (iEdison). For official requirements and instructions on reporting patents, Plant Variety Protections (PVPs) and inventions through iEdison, please consult the resources listed below.