INNOVATE is a special programme instituted by KSCSTE to promote innovations from Engineering students in the Kerala State. Under INNOVATE scheme financial support will be provided to selected innovative projects. Such projects will get an opportunity to be presented in TEKON-2018 (TECHFEST of KSCSTE). Last date - 20-10-2017.
Attractive Cash prizes are given to the best innovations presented in TEKON-2018 (TECHFEST of KSCSTE)
|Who can apply ?
B. Tech Students of Engineering Colleges in Kerala
|Mode of participation ?
Individual/ Group of max. 5 members
Max. Financial support of Rs. 25,000/- to each selected team
01. Each Engineering College has to conduct an in-house competition for innovative ideas/projects and an Expert Committee constituted within the college shall select the best 2 – 3 projects.
02. Best project/s such selected may be forwarded in the prescribed application format (downloadable from www.kscste.kerala.gov.in) to KSCSTE by the Head of the Institution.
03. A teaching faculty of the institution should be the guide for each project.
04. A Judging Committee constituted by KSCSTE & KTU will select meritorious project proposals to be supported under INNOVATE
05. 'INNOVATE' promotes innovative technologies in the challenging areas of Science & Technology or socially relevant technologies. Some of the examples for technological developments are:
1) Cordless Electric Iron
2) Automatic intelligent breaking system for vehicles
3) Automatic mist control in automobiles
4) Dog repellent gadget
5) Water purifiers for rural application
6) Extraction of clean natural salt from sea water
7) Pesticide detection technology in fruits & vegetables
8) Organic waste converters
9) Green building materials
10) Cold chain process etc.