Dear Participant,

NES Innovation Awards is a unique idea developed to recognize and reward innovation. We have been organizing this event for the past 9 years and have received a great response from students and colleges across India.

This year we are inviting entries under the following categories. Your innovation may be in any of the following areas:

 1) Technology Based Social Innovations    8) Renewable and Affordable Energy and Alternate Fuel
 2) Smart City and Urban Development    9) Clean and Potable Water and Water Management
 3) Innovation in Education Sector    10) Food Processing and Packaging
 4) Health Care and Biomedical Devices    11) Smart Transport and Traffic Management
 5) Agriculture and Rural Development    12) Waste Management and Disposal
 6) Robotics and Drones including AI and ML    13) Any Other Emerging Area of Innovation and Startup Opportunity
 7) Social and Environmental Issues    

The contest structure is as follows:

1) Call for entries – 26th November 2021
2) Online Submission of Idea – 26th July 2022
Teams to submit an executive summary of their project in not more than 1000 words in a power point or PDF format via email to
3) Online Submission of Project – 26th July 2022 Requires a comprehensive project outline in terms of applicability of the idea, scalability, social benefit (if any), commercial viability, gestation period and cost of development in a power point or PDF format via email to
4) Announcement of Top 50 Projects – 10th August 2022
5) Business Plan Workshop – 17th August 2022
6) Submission of Business Plan – 24th August 2022
7) Jury Round and Presentation of Prototype – 10th September 2022
8) Innovation Awards Ceremony – 24th September 2022 (Tentative)

  Registration form for NES Innovation Awards 2022
  Name of the Institution*
  Institution Website *
  Project Details
  Select Project Level
  Select Branch of Engineering *
  Project Title*
  Project Description * (In around 500 words)
  Faculty Guide Details
  Name of the Guide *
  Guide's Email ID *
  Guide's Mobile No. *
  Applicant's Details
Applicant Name Email Id Mobile No
Applicant 1*  
Applicant 2
Applicant 3
Applicant 4
  What is your idea? (Explain in simple terms what your project application or technology does in maximum 500 words) *
  What is the problem? (List customer’s pain points) *
  What is the solution (Explain the solution in simple terms and how does it work for the customer) *
  Mention substitute solutions given by others and how different is your solution from the substitutes available. (maximum 250 words) *
  Terms and conditions:

1. This is limited period competition of GTT Foundation (NES) only. The timelines are mentioned in the registration form.

2. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.

3. Participants shall submit all their queries pertaining to this competition to alone and not to Company.

4. GTT Foundation (NES) reserves the right to withdraw/suspend/cancel/modify this competition at any time in its sole discretion without prior notice and without assigning any reason thereof.

5. By entering this competition, an entrant is indicating his/her agreement to be bound by these terms and conditions.

6. GTT Foundation's (NES) decision in respect of all matters to do with this competition will be final and no correspondence will be
entered into.

I agree to the above terms and conditions