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CIT Receives SBA’s FAST Funding Award

CIT announced today that it has been awarded a grant from the U.S Small Business Administration to focus on improving specific aspects of SBIR/STTR awards...

The CIA just invested in a hot startup that makes sense of big data

CIT GAP Funds portfolio company - ZoomData signs a strategic investment and technology development agreement with the CIA's venture capital arm, In-Q-Tel.

CIT Announces that CIT GAP Funds Company WireTough Gets National Engineers’ (ASME) Approval for New Renewable Energy Storage Technology

CIT announced today that its CIT GAP Funds portfolio company, WireTough Cylinders LLC, a leading U.S. and worldwide manufacturer of patented wire-wrapped...

CSIIP

The Commonwealth STEM Industry Partnership (CSIIP) connects companies offering paid internship opportunities to Virginia undergraduate students looking for these positions. CSIIP is a free, online tool funded by the Commonwealth of Virginia and with strong support from the Virginia Governor’s Office.

CIT Entrepreneur

CIT recognizes that the availability of early-stage capital is a critical need of many emerging technology companies by making connection with “hard to access” private and federal funding sources.

  • GAP Funds – CIT GAP Funds makes seed-stage equity investments in Virginia-based technology and life science companies with a high potential for achieving rapid growth and generating significant economic return.  Click here for more information on CIT GAP Funds.

 

  • Federal Funding Assistance Program – CIT's Federal Funding Assistance Program identifies and accelerates opportunities for Virginia's small technology businesses to obtain SBIR, STTR and ATP awards and other government contracts. Click here for additional information about the Federal Funding Assistance Program.