CIVIC Resources

This page is a living, growing collection of resources for awardees of the Civic Innovation Challenge. You will find key dates, helpful templates, and workshop content here over the coming months. Please bookmark this page and check it regularly for new updates.

Have Questions? Contact MetroLab.

Stage 1 Video Viewing Sessions

You will receive an invitation to the session during which your video will be shown. You are also welcome to use the links below to register for other teams'
sessions and discuss their videos with them. More details about each team's slots will be updated here in coming weeks.


Click on an event below to register and add to your calendar.
Any updates to this schedule will also be communicated over Slack.

October 6, 2022
1-3 PM ET
Virtual Kick-Off Event
Required by Solicitation
Click for Slides
October 12, 2022Final Elevator Pitch Due

Please send to Rose on Slack
October 17, 2022Announcement Day! Join us in amplifying your project and the other teams in the CIVIC 2022 cohort. #CIVIC2022
November 2, 2022 Quad Chart Due - Click Here for Template
Please send to Rose on Slack
November 3, 2022
1-3 PM ET
Workshop #2
November - Scheduled with Each PI1x1 calls with MetroLab & NSF
DecemberPI Coffee #1
December 15, 2022
2-3 PM ET
Civic Partner Workshop
December 1, 2022
1-3 PM ET
Workshop #3
January 12, 2023
1-3 PM ET
Workshop #4 - Storytelling
Watch the Recording
February 2, 2023
2-3:30 PM ET
Q&A With NSF
March 1, 2023Stage 2 Proposals Due
March 15, 20235-Minute Video & 1-Page Graphic Summary Due (Required by Solicitation)
March 30, 2023Stage 1 Closing Event
(Required by Solicitation)

Important Updates

The CIVIC Stage 1 Closing Event will be held virtually on March 30th, 2-4 PM ET.

As required by the solicitation, teams must submit a 1-page graphic summary and 5-minute video by March 15, 2023.

All CIVIC Teams are welcome to attend the MetroLab Summit June 26-28th. June 28th will be the "CIVIC Forum", a day specifically focused on conversations between teams in the Civic Innovation Challenge. Register for the CIVIC Forum below, or visit the Summit website for more info.