NIdhi Prayas

National Initiative for Developing and Harnessing Innovations
Promotion and Acceleration of Young and ASpiring technology entrepreneur

NIDHI- PRAYAS Program aims at providing prototype funding to convert idea into prototype to young and aspiring innovators.



  • To enable translation of an innovative idea to a prototype
  • To support faster experimentation and the idea to market journey
  • To generate innovative solutions relevant to the local and global problems
  • To attract a large number of youth who demonstrates problem solving zeal and abilities
  • To work on their new technology/knowledge/innovation based startups
  • To build a vibrant innovation ecosystem, by establishing a network between innovators, academia, mentors and incubators

NIDHI PRAYASEES can avail the following benefits

Infrastructural Support

Prototype Grant


Design Innovation lab

Facilities of the Host Institute

Business Facilitation


Please  ‘click here’ for the scheme document

(Application status- not yet opened)