Consortium Members are of four kinds, with the following annual membership fee structure:

  • Universities, non-profits, FFRDCs: $1,500
  • Very small companies (fewer than 20 employees): $1,500
  • Small companies (20-500 employees): $7,500
  • Large companies (greater than 500 employees): $15,000

Prospective members should read the NS-3 Consortium Affiliation and Membership Agreement and direct inquiries to the consortium director at The Consortium financial year starts on July 1 annually; membership fees for partial years will be prorated.