The Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards competition is for students. It is being run by the National Innovation Foundation, which is an independent body of the Department of Science and Technology of the Indian government. Students who are eligible and have new ideas can apply. Forms to fill out will be available online. The foundation’s official website is the only place where online applications can be made. Check out the information in the next section for more details. Below, you’ll find information about who is eligible, how to apply, what the award will cover, and more.
About the 2023 Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards
2008 was the first year for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards. Since then, more than 200 students have won the award for their creative ideas or innovations. Students have to send in their entries to be in the running for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards. Students up to the 12th grade can enter the competition with their creative technological ideas or innovations. You can also apply if you are a student in a field other than science, like the arts, business, etc. The idea the candidate puts forward should be his own. Common projects or ideas like hydropower projects, collecting rainwater, water level indicators, etc. are not allowed. Students can send in their ideas as a photo, video, or sketch. Students don’t have to send in their ideas in any particular way.
Best of the Awards
- Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Award is the name of the programme.
- The National Innovation Foundation put it out there.
- Students: the target audience
- Benefits: award
- Online is the way to apply.
- The main site is nif.org.in.
Benefits Of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards
The following will be given to the students who win the award:
- Appreciation certificate
- The show will have the best ideas and innovations.
- Some ideas might make entrepreneurs want to start their own businesses.
- Help with money and advice for a practical and useful idea or innovation
- Patents will be free for those who deserve them.
Criteria for eligibility
- The applicant must be a school student up to the 12th grade.
- The applicant can’t be older than 17 years old.
- The deadline for applications will be changed soon.
- Soon, we’ll know when the winner will be named.
How to Apply for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards in 2023
To apply for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam ignite award, you must go to the national innovation Foundation’s official website:
- The official website for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards
- On the portal’s home page, you need to go to the award section and click on the “ignite award function” button.
- Choose more choices and read all the information on the page.
- Click on the “Apply” link under “How should the submission be?” or click here.
- Type in the name, age, education, job, and any other information that is important.
- Upload the document that backs up your idea.
- Type in the security code and click the “Submit” button.
- You can also send in your entry in a different way.
- You need to send your idea to the address below.
Dr A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards, National Innovation Foundation – India, Grambharti, Amrapur, Gandhinagar-Mahudi Road, Gandhinagar-382650, Gujarat
- If you aren’t sure about something, you can ask the authorities.
- Email: [email protected] or call 02764261131/32/38/39; fax: +91 022 39167115