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India Innovation Growth Programme 2.0

The India Innovation Growth Programme (IIGP) 2.0 is a unique tripartite initiative of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, Lockheed Martin and Tata Trusts.

Supporting the Government of India’s missions of “Start-up India” and “Make in India”, IIGP 2.0 enhances the Indian innovation ecosystem by enabling innovators and entrepreneurs through the stages of ideation, innovation and acceleration, to develop technology-based solutions for tomorrow.

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UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE

Ideation and incubation of concepts (both industrial and social) sourced from universities across India. Out of the applications received, up to 30 top teams are shortlisted.

OPEN INNOVATION CHALLENGE

Innovation of concepts (both industrial and social) sourced from the technology startup community at large in India and not specifically from the academic arena. Out of the applications received, up to 50 top teams are shortlisted.

Programme Benefits
UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE
Ideation Phase
  • Top 30: Mentorship by IIT Bombay & Pitching Opportunity.
  • Top 10: Research grants up to INR 10 Lacs each, Design Thinking Workshop, Mentorship & Periodic Feedback.
Innovation Phase
  • Top 10: Bootcamp at IIM Ahmedabad.
  • Top 4: Shortlisted Top 4 UC teams compete with Top 50 OIC teams of the following year to possibly win seed grants of up to INR 25 Lacs each.
OPEN INNOVATION CHALLENGE
Innovation Phase
  • Top 50: Bootcamp at IIM Ahmedabad and Pitching Opportunity. Selective innovators may also get an opportunity to connect with industry players at Industrial Immersive Day.
  • Top 10: Seed grants up to INR 25 Lacs each, Incubation & Mentorship Support, Immersion Workshop and Investor Meet.

Are you ready to build solutions that drive lasting social impact and industrial transformation?

IIGP 2.0 - 2017 Winners
Programme Partners

IIGP 2.0 Secretariat
Innovation Management Office

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