SystemX Benefits and Participation Levels

  PARTICIPATION LEVEL  
BENEFIT FULL MEMBER ASSOCIATE MEMBER  
Focus Area Research Creates coherent thrusts that maximize synergy among related projects X X Flow Chart
FMA (Fellow-Mentor-Advisor) Research for more individualized projects X X
Research Tokens: SystemX works with the company to identify a specific Focus Area or FMA research to be supported with a portion of their membership fee 2 1
Annual Plenary Meeting (Fall, includes access to all sessions and discussions) X X
Headlights Program Workshops (Winter/Spring) X X
Internship Program1 X X
SystemX Online Seminars X X
On-site visits of faculty & students (Technology Research in Progress - TRIP) X  
Visiting Scholar:2 With the agreement of the Focus Area leadership, if one or more supplemental tokens are purchased, up to two tokens may be assigned to a Focus Area to support the presence of one Visiting Scholar per token. X  
Discounted NMTRI membership X  
On campus engagement with Stanford graduate students including interviews and events X X
Cost of Membership (membership year is aligned with Stanford's academic year) $175,000 $100,000
Additional Token(s) can be added by Full Members to support an additional Focus Area(s), FMA(s), or a Visiting Scholar(s). $75,000/Token  

1 For graduate students interested in internship opportunities, please visit: the SystemX Internships.

2 Visiting Scholar: Short-term residencies in accordance with Stanford's Visiting Scholar Policies.

View Stanford policies for affiliate programs