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
Pain Research Challenge 2018 The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at the University of Pittsburgh is soliciting applications to the Pain Research Challenge. Awards will be funded by the Virginia Kaufman Endowment Fund and CTSI. Research solutions can address... The Virginia Kaufman Endowment Fund and the Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Pitt Innovation Challenge 2018 The Clinical and Translational Science Institute is sponsoring the 6th Pitt Innovation Challenge. This year’s challenge is focused on generating creative, personalized solutions addressing problems associated with human performance. CTSI aims to... University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute
WORDOUT: Community Research Dissemination Challenge 2017 The WORDOUT Community Research Dissemination Challenge is an exciting opportunity for community organizations to offer ideas for getting the "word out" about the latest in precision medicine research. CTSI Community PARTners Core
Title Description Sponsor
AR3T Sabbatical Opportunities The Regenerative Rehabilitation Sabbatical Opportunities program is designed to stimulate and support research conducted by junior doctoral-level trainees, post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty members. Alliance for Regenerative Rehabilitation Research and Training
Biomedical Modeling Pilot Awards - 2018 Funding Cycle Have an idea for a novel project that uses predictive or computational modeling to improve knowledge of health, medicine, and disease? You may be eligible for funding through CTSI’s Biomedical Modeling Pilot Awards. These awards provide pilot... CTSI Modeling Core
CRISP: CTSI's Research Initiative for Special Populations This funding opportunity is for investigators working with populations that are frequently underrepresented as research participants. Special Populations Core of CTSI
Regenerative Rehabilitation Seventh Annual Symposium - Poster Applications Poster applications for the Annual Symposium on Regenerative Rehabilitation are now being accepted.

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