The ISS is a thriving proving ground for a wide variety of in-orbit R&D capabilities. As the manager of the ISS National Lab, CASIS is charged with the responsibility of fully utilizing the ISS and enabling the development of technology that enhances utilization by commercial companies, other government agencies, and educational entities. CASIS establishes agreements to formalize a contractual relationship, funded or unfunded, that provides awardees with the opportunity to leverage the unique attributes of the ISS that are most relevant to their mission. The templates below represent the different types of agreements awardees will be required to execute to utilize the ISS National Laboratory or ISS mission related resources. These templates clarify the nature of the work that can be done on the ISS and can help guide potential awardees in defining specific objectives for space-based work.