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

Virginia Invests $1.5 Million in the Future of Unmanned Systems

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) extends their congratulations and continued support to Virginia Tech and Old Dominion University for being selected...

Virginia shoe company accelerates growth with $900K national and regional funding.

Regional innovator’s expansion initiatives rooted in industry-first, science-backed, sustainable design.

CIT GAP Funds Invests in Fend to Advance Cybersecurity Solutions for Critical Infrastructure

Company’s dual hardware-software approach provides a high level of security for critical assets

Events

Oct
18

The Fauquier Chamber Micro Enterprise Symposium 2019

October 18, 2019
Time:08:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Oct
21

DC Cyber Week

October 21, 2019-October 25, 2019
All Day Event
Oct
21

MACH37 Event: Cyber in Aerospace

October 21, 2019
Time:04:00 PM - 09:00 PM Starburst & Mach37 present Cyber in Aerospace

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CRCF FY2020 Solicitation:
NOW OPEN!

The FY2020 solicitation RFP is out now! Are you commercializing an early-stage, high-potential technology in Virginia? Then CRCF may be for you!

Check out: www.cit.org/initiatives/crcf/fy2020/
for more information on available funding opportunities.

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