35 U.S.C. 212: Disposition of rights in educational awards
Taken from the Ninth Edition of the MPEP, Revision 10.2019, Last Revised in June 2020
35 U.S.C. 212 Disposition of rights in educational awards.
No scholarship, fellowship, training grant, or other funding agreement made by a Federal agency primarily to an awardee for educational purposes will contain any provision giving the Federal agency any rights to inventions made by the awardee.
(Added Nov. 8, 1984, Public Law 98-620, sec. 501(14), 98 Stat. 3368.)