Pitt Innovation Challenge

Welcome to Powered By PInCh®!

Powered By PInCh is a mobile cloud-based platform for hosting submission opportunities such as innovation competitions and grant applications. Through competitions contestants submit projects to be judged, ranked, and selected for prize winnings. In respect to grants, applicants submit projects to be reviewed, critiqued, and awarded funding.

Developed by the Clinical & Translational Science Institute at the University of Pittsburgh, contact us by email for more information or to use this Powered By PInCh to run your competition/grant opportunity.


Title Description Sponsor
Pitt Innovation Challenge 2020 The Pitt Innovation Challenge (PInCh) 2020 is seeking your innovative solution to a challenging health problem. We encourage proposals from any discipline and on any topic that impacts health. Ideas can span the spectrum of health and healthcare,... University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Title Description Sponsor
COVID-19 Pilot Research Funding Program This funding opportunity is for pilot research related to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Proposals must investigate a problem directly related to COVID-19. There are no restrictions on whether this work is basic science, clinical science,...
Geographical Determinants of Health This funding opportunity is for pilot translational research projects focused on geographical determinants of health and geographical barriers to health care delivery. Special Populations Core of CTSI
MIDAS COVID-19 Urgent Grant Program - New Initiative Awards (up to $100,000 per award) COVID-19 Modeling Urgent Grant Program for the Modeling of Infectious Disease Agent Study (MIDAS)
MIDAS COVID-19 Urgent Grant Program - Supplemental Awards (up to $10,000 per award) COVID-19 Modeling Urgent Grant Program for the Modeling of Infectious Disease Agent Study (MIDAS)

Past Opportunities