Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) is inviting for the second edition of the National Startup Awards (NSA) 2021. Acknowledging the efforts, initiatives and resilience demonstrated by the startups. It also aims to recognise innovations focussed towards indigenisation of key products essential for realisation of an Atmanirbhar Bharat. The applications for the awards are open till 31st January 2021.
The awards for startups will be given in 49 areas classified into 15 broad sectors. A cash prize of Rs 5 lakh each will be awarded to the winning startup in each area. While a cash prize of Rs 15 lakh each will be awarded to one winning incubator and one winning accelerator.