The operation of the CFSP is governed by bylaws adopted by the universities and the sponsors. The current bylaws are attached below.
All center members sign the same membership agreement as mandated by the National Science Foundation (NSF). This agreement protects individual membership intellectual property and provides access to all center-developed information and intellectual properties. The current membership agreement is attached below.
Due to changes in the NSF I/UCRC program solicitation, the membership fees have changed effective 1 September 2015. The bylaws and membership agreements posted below have been approved in principle by the IAB, but are awaiting final approval. The draft versions will be replaced with the final versions once formal approval is given.