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.

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.

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.

News

Governor McAuliffe Announces Initial Findings and Recommendations Report of the Virginia Smart Communities Working Group

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced the release of the Initial Findings and Recommendations Report of the Virginia Smart Communities Working Group...

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.

Events

Feb
13

NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Prep Workshop, Chartlottesville VA

February 13, 2018-February 14, 2018
Time:09:00 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 April 5, 2018 NIH SBIR/STTR deadlines. Presented by Lisa Kurek of BBC ETC.

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 Spring 2018

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The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator is now accepting applications from information security product startups and security entrepreneurs for the Spring 2018 (S18) Cohort that begins on March 13th, 2018.
To apply, visit: www.mach37.com/apply.