Affiliate Levels

Benefits on every level:

Research Affiliate $20,000

Research affiliates participate in AzRISE research efforts as partners on either joint projects funded by a third party or on joint projects funded by the research affiliate. In the latter case, $10,000 of the annual fee is allocated to the research project. Research affiliates receive benefits listed here and the opportunity to elect and serve by election on the AzRISE Affiliate Steering Committee.

Laser sources and Raman and Micro-Raman spectrometer are just some of the instruments that will be available to AZRISE Instrument-Access Affiliates.

Laser sources and Raman and Micro-Raman spectrometer are just some of the instruments that will be available to AZRISE Instrument-Access Affiliates.

Instrument-Access Affiliate $5,000

Instrument-access affiliates are given 25 pre-scheduled hours of access to measurements on AzRISE research-based instrumentation. Additional hours beyond 25 are charged at $200/hour. Instrument-access affiliates receive all benefits listed here and the opportunity to elect and serve by election on the AzRISE Affiliate Steering Committee.

Institute Affiliate $1,000

Visit at the TEP Solar Test Yard in Tucson by AzRISE faculty, TEP personnel and SunPower engineeers. The TEP Solar Test Yard provides independent tests of the function and performance of commercial solar modules in the Tucson sun.

Visit at the TEP Solar Test Yard in Tucson by AzRISE faculty, TEP personnel and SunPower engineeers. The TEP Solar Test Yard provides independent tests of the function and performance of commercial solar modules in the Tucson sun.

Institute affiliates receive all benefits listed here and the opportunity to elect and serve by election on the AzRISE Affiliate Steering Committee.

Small Business Affiliate $500

Available to companies with fewer than 25 employees, Small Business affiliates receive all benefits listed here.

Startup Affiliate $100

Effective for one year only, Startup Affiliates receive all benefits listed here.

Affiliate membership fees are annual.

NOTE:  The AzRISE Affiliate Steering Committee is formed by election and meets semi-annually to provide input to AzRISE on critical educational and technical activities of the affiliate program as well as setting the fee structure for subsequent years.

For additional information contact:  Joey Pouliot, Outreach Program Manager, at jpouliot@email.arizona.edu or (520) 322-4682