Active Competitions

Contest Organizer URL Brief Description Application Deadline
University Challenge TIE Pune (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSceF2wX34EBBTIqy08MkSKX4_1fvnFyI6IolqAWpsdV3lVXDw/viewform) for Postgraduation students only, Technology-based 15/11/2017
Power of ideas Economic Times (http://www.etpowerofideas.com/) Open to anyone with an idea at any stage 13 Nov 17
SmartIndia 2018 Government of India (email:https://innovate.mygov.in/sih2018/) For Technology Students, Digital development (software, hardware)
24h Chrono Entrepreneurship Challenge India IISER Pune with three international partners (email: info@scei.org.in or 24hchronochallenge.india@gmail.com
cifre@anrt.asso.fr)
24 hours pitch, 8 domains. Only Masters or PhD students . Seven technology domains. 22 Sep 17
Student/Early Stage Startup AICTE http://www.startup.aicte-india.org Pre-incubation alumni/students 10 Sep 17
NEAS 2017 Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India http://www.neas.gov.in/ Young entrepreneurs in various categories 31 Aug 17
KPIT Sparkle KPIT Ltd. https://sparkle.kpit.com/ For Science and Engineering students (UG/PG/PhD ). Focus on Prototype, Innovation, Social Impact. 31 Aug 17
Anjani Mashelkar Inclusive Innovation Award ILCI, Dr. R.A.Mashelkar http://award.ilcindia.org/ individual/organisation. idea, prototype, commercialized product/service, business model. innovation solving problems of disadvantaged resource-poor people in India 20 Aug 17
i3 2017 Confederation of Indian Industry with DST and AICTE.
Symbiosis is University Partner
http://i3.ciiinnovation.in/ high-potential innovators, high-impact innovations 20 Aug 17
Innovative Organization CII http://innovationawards.ciiinnovation.in For companies and startups 20 May 17
Innovation Challenges for Indian Railways Goernment of India, Indian Railways https://innovate.mygov.in/ Open, Idea level 20 May 17
India Innovation Growth Program 2 DST, Lockheed Martin and Tata Trusts www.indiainnovates.in Innovations by Universities, Startups, Industry and for Social impact 15 May 17
Pulse- The Venture Network18 and DS group http://www.firstpost.com/venture/ Student competition as TV show. Rs.1cr funding for 10% equity to winner 10 Apr 17
Bharat Innovation Summit Vijnana Bharati www.bharatinnovationsummit.com Young innovators 31 Mar 17