SCaRAB Model

For researchers who want to actively participate in the commercialisation process but would like some support.

If you choose the Shared Commercialisation Revenue and Benefits (SCaRAB) model , you'll get the full Wellington UniVentures services including:

  • IP protection and management.
  • Market validation of opportunity.
  • Identification of partners, investors and start-up team members.
  • Legal establishment of a new company.
  • Contract research opportunities for your research lab.
  • Access to PSAF non-dilutive funding.
  • The option to participate as much or as little as you like and consequently increase your benefit shareholding .
  • Personalised professional development supporting your growth and participation in the start-up.
  • Inventors shares either issued to you or held on your behalf by Wellington UniVentures.


More detail

What we need from you:

Time commitment over the 1-2 years that the project is in house.

Agreement that we will build a team and possibly include those people in the benefits.

Access to the research facilities to validate aspects of the IP.

This model may suit you if:

You want active involvement in the commercialisation and fair compensation for your contribution.

You want to grow your own skills as an entrepreneur.

Watch the SCaRAB Model Video

Speak to one of our Commercialisation Managers to find out more about the SCaRAB Model.