MAIN GRANT (Upto one crore and upto 15 lakhs)

 

eligibility

 

• The applicant must be a citizen of India and must reside in the country during the period of the grant.
• Only one proposal can be submitted per organization.
• The applicant must be affiliated to or be part of a not for profit organization, holding a 12A Income Tax exemption
• Work should be original or the origin of concept should be clearly identified in the Proposal. “Copycat” Proposals risk rejection of all similar Proposals.

SUBMISSION PROCEDURE


• Proposals can be submitted from 30th August till 15th November, 2011.
• All submissions must be made online. Those who require assistance may contact us.
• Kindly read the eligibility requirements and the terms and conditions carefully before submitting your application.
• Kindly follow the procedure given in the application form (Stages I & II). In stage II, applicants can provide visual aids to support their application.
• All applicants will receive a username and password. This will enable the applicant to fill out the Proposal Submission at their own pace and convenience. The application cannot be changed or re-submitted once submitted.

SELECTION PROCEDURE


• A jury of eminent persons assisted by an administrative team will select the grant awardees.
• Those selected will be informed by 15 Jaunary, 2012.
• The details of the grants award ceremony will be communicated to the recipients.

For more queries, if any, please write to response:

aishwarya@eifi.aurosociety.org

YOUNG LEARNERS & YOUNG INNOVATORS (Rs. 11,000 and 100,000)

 

ELIGIBILITY

• The applicant(s) must be citizens of India and must reside in the country during the period of the grant.
• Only two proposals can be submitted per school/junior college.
• Work should be original or the origin of concept should be clearly identified in the Proposal. An undertaking must be given by the applicant certifying that the proposal/work is original. The Principal/Head of the institution must also certify the same.
• While adult assistance may be reasonably given to young applicants, school authorities and parents should take care that the work is original and by the student(s).
• Only bona-fide applications from school/colleges will be considered. Individual applications from students will not be entertained.
• If applying for a group project, the number of team members cannot exceed five.

SUBMISSION PROCEDURE

• Proposals can be submitted from 30th August till 15th November, 2011.
• Only the first 1000 applications will be accepted in each category.
• Kindly read the eligibility requirements and the terms and conditions carefully before submitting your application.
• Kindly follow the procedure given in the application form. Applicants can provide visual aids to support their application.
• All applicants will receive a username and password. This will enable the applicant to fill out the Proposal Submission at their own pace and convenience. The application cannot be changed or re-submitted once submitted.

Selection PROCEDURE


• A jury of eminent persons assisted by an administrative team will select the grant awardees.
• Those selected will be informed by 15th January, 2012.
• The details of the grants award ceremony will be communicated to recipients.

For more queries, if any, please write to response:

aishwarya@eifi.aurosociety.org