About CIT

About CIT

CIT seeks to close innovation gaps in the Commonwealth and the nation by focusing on new technologies, entrepreneurs and technology companies that make innovation happen.

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Measurement System (IEMS)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Measurement System (IEMS)

The IEMS is a web-based portal that uses key metrics and outcomes to track the performance of Virginia’s innovation economy.

CIT Entrepreneur

CIT Entrepreneur

CIT Entrepreneur invests and leverages available funds for early-stage technology companies with a high-potential for technology commercialization, rapid growth and downstream private equity financing.

CIT Broadband

CIT Broadband

CIT Broadband initiatives help jurisdictions develop strategies and locate funding to install broadband technologies into under served areas.

CIT R&D

CIT R&D

CIT R&D conducts world-class research and development programs that create new industry clusters by focusing on areas that will deliver significant economic impact and replace older economies.

CIT Connect

CIT Connect

CIT Connect is designed to connect large-scale federal and corporate consumers of advanced technology with the innovative technology companies that create high value technology.

News

MACH37 Opens Applications for Spring 2018 Session

The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator has officially announced it will begin accepting applications from information security product startups and security entrepreneurs...

CIT Announces FY2018 Solicitation for Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund

CIT announced today the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) Request for Proposals (RFP) for FY2018.

MACH37 Announces the Fall 2017 Class of Cybersecurity Startups

The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator announced today that it has selected six cybersecurity startups to participate in the Fall 2017 (F17) three-month mentorship-driven...

Events

Oct
17

NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Prep Workshop

October 17, 2017-October 18, 2017
Time:08:30 AM - 02:00 PM This 1.5 day workshop presents an in depth guide to writing a compelling NIH SBIR/STTR proposal. The NIH has over $800M available each year via SBIR/STTR, funding early stage, high risk research on projects that have a high potential to make a big impact. Learn how to plan, engage with the NIH, and begin to write a compelling and compliant proposal. This event is especially useful for those targeting the January 2018 deadlines. Presented by Lisa Kurek of BBC ETC.
Oct
18

CRCF FY18 Briefing - Charlottesville

October 18, 2017
Time:05:15 PM - 07:00 PM Join us to learn about funding available through the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF), a Commonwealth of Virginia program managed by the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT).
Oct
19

CRCF FY18 Briefing - Harrisonburg

October 19, 2017
Time:11:15 AM - 01:00 PM Join us to learn about funding available through the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF), a Commonwealth of Virginia program managed by the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT).

CIT Releases CRCF FY2018 RFP

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Move your technology from lab to market! Approximately $2.5 million is available to award to Virginia's private sector, higher education, federal research facilities, and other research organizations. For full details, visit the CRCF FY2018 Solicitation page.

For questions, email crcf@cit.org.

MACH37 F17

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The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator announced that it has selected six cybersecurity startups to participate in the Fall 2017 (F17) three-month mentorship-driven startup program. With this announcement, MACH37 will have helped launch 52 cyber companies since the program started in 2013. For more information on the companies, visit: www.mach37.com.