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Apply for the Open Inventor Academic Program

Qualified academic and non-commercial organizations can apply for the Open Inventor Academic Program. Through this program, individuals in your organization can be granted Thermo Scientific™ Open Inventor™ Software Toolkit, at no charge, for non-commercial use.

A license provided under the Open Inventor Academic Program entitles you to both create and distribute software applications based on Open Inventor. However, your application must be distributed free-of-charge for educational or research purposes. Your application must not generate commercial revenue nor be deployed by a corporation for in-house use nor be used in any other commercial manner.

The license usage must comply with the following terms and conditions:

  • Read License Usage Agreement →
  • Licenses are valid until the end of the current calendar year and must be renewed each year by the individuals in your organization.
  • The Open Inventor Academic Program can be terminated by either party with a 30-day written notice.

Apply for the program - on behalf of your organization - by filling in the form below. Please note that you must apply using an email address in your organization’s domain, for example, “”.

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