Access to Rapid Prototyping Grant Under NIDHI-PRAYAS
National Initiative for Developing and Harnessing Innovations (NIDHI) is an umbrella programme conceived and developed by the Innovation and Entrepreneurship division, Department of Science & Technology, Government of India, for nurturing ideas and innovations (knowledge-based and technology-driven) into successful start ups.
Objectives of NIDHI-PRAYAS:
To enable translation of an innovative idea to a prototype.
To generate innovative solutions relevant to the local and global problems
To work on their new technology/knowledge/innovation based startups
To build a vibrant innovation ecosystem, by establishing a network between innovators, academia, mentors and incubators.
To provide a platform for faster experimentation and modify approaches in the idea to market journey.
To attract a large number of youth who demonstrates problem solving zeal and abilities
To enhance the pipeline in terms of quality and quantity of innovative startups to the incubators
Dedicated furnished and well equipped Fabrication Lab facility
Technical guidance, business mentorship and IP facilitation support
Open access facility 24 X 7
After prototyping stage, the grantees will be eligible for further funding/incubation support at KIITTBI for successful commercialisation.
Prototyping grant upto 10 lakhs
Access to KIITTBI start up ecosystem and participation in various start up / entrepreneurship based events
All the office facilities like co working space, internet, meeting rooms, cafeteria
Benefits for the innovators
A glimpse of our PRAYASEES
Vijay Kumar Dadi
Raja Santosh Panda
Industry: Manufacturing/Health & Hygeine
Raghu B N Murthy
Sharthak Shankar Bhagat
Industry: Renewable Energy/Electronics
Partha Pratim Das
JYOTI PRAKASH KANUNGO
SHIV SANKAR SAHU
Industry: Renewable Energy
OM PRAKASH DAS
SANJEEV KUMAR SINGH
CHANDRA SEKHAR ROUT
Industry: IOT, ELECTRONICS
Industry: Design & Manufacturing
SATISH KUMAR SINGH
MUKESH KUMAR SUKLA
SASWAT KUMAR PANDA