The Ministry of Defence has invited startups across India to participate in innovating for the Defence sector. The winners of the ‘Challenge – Individual Protection System with built-in sensors’ will get grants of up to Rs. 1.5 crore.
The Defence India Startup Challenge, launched by the Defence Innovation Organization(under the aegis of the Ministry of Defence) is in partnership with Atal Innovation Mission. It is an open call to startups, MSMEs and individuals to solve some of the most critical technological problems being faced by the Indian Defence Establishment
The challenge is part of Defence Ministry’s aim to create an ecosystem which fosters innovation and encourages technology development in Defence.