Eligibility for Participation

CII invites applications from Indian citizens, between 18 to 45 years, that include individuals or teams from academia, government laboratories, non-government R&D institutions and laboratories, incorporated early-stage start-ups and other non-incorporated entities.

All applications must fulfil the following criteria:

  • An innovative product or technology, beyond the idea stage, solving at least one industrial or social challenge.
  • The potential to commercialise within 2-3 years.

*Terms & Conditions apply: Please read all Rules & Guidelines and all Terms & Conditions carefully before applying.