Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has launched a scheme to Support IPR Awareness Workshops/Seminars for sensitizing and disseminating awareness about Intellectual Property Rights among various stakeholders especially in E&IT sector.
The Grant-in-Aid will be provided to the organization(s) as specified below, for organizing IPR workshops/seminars. The funding will be restricted as per following criteria:
|S.No.||Category Of Institution/Organization||Maximum Grants-in-aid support|
|1.||Educational Institutes||Rs. 2.0 Lakhs|
|2.||Industry bodies like MAIT, ELCINA, CII, NASSCOM, FICCI, IESA, ASSOCHAM etc.||Rs. 3.0 Lakhs|
|3.||Meity Society(ies) or Meity Autonomous Body(ies)||Rs. 5.0 Lakhs|
The procedure to apply online under the scheme is as follows:
Step I) First of all, kindly read the brochure carefully before proceeding further.
Step II) In order to apply, you need to create a Login ID, which would be used in further communications.
Step III) After you have created your user account, you can Login and Apply Online for the Scheme. Before proceeding to apply online, kindly make sure that you have read the Guidelines along with the Terms & Conditions thoroughly and also checked the List of documents to be uploaded during filling up the online application.
It is mandatory that you should be registered at Central Plan Scheme Monitoring System (CPSMS) portal, in order to apply for support for IP Awareness Workshop(s)/Seminar(s). Make sure to get registered at Central Plan Scheme Monitoring System portal (CPSMS) www.cpsms.nic.in [If not already registered].
Kindly note that while registering for CPSMS, fill up Technology Development Council in the column 'Name of the Scheme'.
Please remember the Unique Agency Code while registering at CPSMS as it will be required while filling up the application form for IPR Awareness Workshop/Seminar Support.
NOTE : YOUR APPLICATION FORM FOR GRANTS-IN-AID WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED IF YOU HAVE REGISTERED AT CPSMS.
Following points are important in relation to the UC:
Note: The submission of previous UC(s) if any, is mandatory without which your application for grants-in-aid will not be considered by Meity.