National Innovation Award

National Innovation Award is an opportunity for young entrepreneurs to present their innovative ideas related to 8 thematic areas with a specific focus on Eco-Innovation.

There will be a regional and national level competition.

The selected ideas and teams will be engaged with the private sector and startup industry.

The selected teams and ideas will also get scholarships and training.

This competition will help in promoting startup culture and generating sustainable and green jobs.

Food Security

Agriculture & Nutrition, Sustainable food eco-system.

Water Management & Sustainability

Irrigation, Water conservation, Waste & Water Treatment.

Climate Change & Environment

Climate Mitigation, Disaster Management, Metro-scale pollution reduction, climate modelling.

Information Technology & Telecom

Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Cloud Computing, Big Data, Disparities in access of technology, 5G, healthcare using ICT.

Sociology & Philosophy

Intellectual heritage, material culture, future of work and family, politics, gender, population.

Urban Planning

Preservation of urban space and life, Planning of Second Tier Cities, Transportation, Waste Collection.

Innovative Governance & Reforms

Responsiveness to Citizen Services, Citizen Scorecards.

Sustainable Energy

Electric mobility, Smart energy, Transmission and Grid issues.