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

How to Nurture "Smart Communities" with David Ihrie, CIT Chief Technology Officer

As the State of Virginia works to turn itself into a hotbed of “Smart Communities,” it’s developing strategies and learning lessons. Listen to David Ihrie...

"Taking the Guesswork out of Procurement" with CIT's Senior Investment Director, Marco Rubin

Taking the Guesswork out of Procurement

CIT GAP Funds Invests in KinergyCare to Support Scalable Care Coaching and Coordination

Technology-enabled health care services company offers cost-effective and scalable services to reduce care provider costs and improve patient outcomes.

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CRCF FY2020 Solicitation

Letter of Intent (LOI) decisions are planned for mid-December 2019.

Check out: www.cit.org/initiatives/crcf/fy2020/
for more information on this round.

Virginia Founders Fund

The Virginia Founders Fund is designed to promote collaboration and support for regionally based innovation initiatives and to increase investment opportunities for entrepreneurs traditionally underrepresented in venture capital.  The Fund is dedicated to investments in minorities, women, and veterans across the Commonwealth, or other entrepreneurs located in regions outside of Northern Virginia.
For more information, visit: www.cit.org/virginiafoundersfund