Pitt Seed Project Highlights

Pitt Seed Projects are well-defined actions that will play an instrumental role in transforming the University of Pittsburgh. Proposed projects can include a range of activities, including: research ideas, academic programs, process improvement, diversity and inclusion, community and industry partnership development, outreach, methods of teaching and learning, workshops, lectures and enhancing the student experience.

See below for highlight videos from some of the recent Pitt Seed Projects.

The Allegheny County Breast Consortium (ACBC): Developing Synergy for Breast Cancer Control


Contemporary Chinese Village Data (CCVD)


Creating Connections Through CREATES


Developing the Pittsburgh Sarcoma Research Collaborative (PSaRC)


Humanities at Work in the Community, Health and Tech Industry


Justice Scholars – Pitt Enhanced College Prep Support


A Makerspace on the Move: Mobilizing the OPEN LAB


MilTeenChat™ App for the Military Community: Developing Gamification to Strengthen Teen’s Decision-Making Skills


Pitt-Greensburg Military & Veterans Program (S.I.T.R.E.P)


A Place for Pitt–Johnstown in the Cure Violence: Johnstown Campaign


Pitt Participation in the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program


Pitt Prison Education Project (PPEP)


Women In International Security Seed Project