To support scientific temperament and to generate innovative spirit among the school children, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India invites applications from school going students to submit innovative proposals under CSIR Innovation Award for School Children 2018.
Last date to submit the application form is February 28, 2018. In order to be eligible for this scholarship, candidates need to go through the below mentioned procedure:
Students below 18 years of age will have to write the details of the innovation proposals, in Hindi or English in not more than 5000 words to be eligible for this award.
Total of 15 prizes will be given away as mentioned below:
- 1st prize (1): INR 100000
- 2nd prize (2): INR 50000 each
- 3rd prize (3): INR 30000 each
- 4th prize (4): INR 20000 each
- 5th prize (5): INR 10000 each
How to Apply
Applications can be sent via mail to
CIASC-2017'.Head, Innovation Protection Unit-CSIR,
NISCAIR Building, 14-Satsang Vihar Marg,
Special Institutional Area, New Delhi-110067
The Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), known for its cutting edge R&D knowledgebase in diverse S&T areas, is a contemporary R&D organization. CSIR has operationalized desired mechanisms to boost entrepreneurship, which could lead to enhanced creation and commercialization of radical and disruptive innovations, underpinning the development of new economic sectors.