Under this scheme financial and academic support is given to groups of regular students of science and technology for development of innovative projects. The aim is to encourage our students to use their ability to plan technically feasible and economically viable projects which may meet developmental needs of the state. This scheme envisages at
- To promote and sustain scientific interests in youth during their creative period of career.
- To provide opportunities to young scientists for pursuing exciting and innovative research ideas. Projects having relevance to development of the state and/ or trying to develop need based technology are given priority.
- To encourage our youth to study developmental programmes/ processes scientifically and suggest/ develop S&T based solutions.