The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has unveiled its ‘Dare to Dream’ contest and has invited applicants from all across the country.
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has unveiled its ‘Dare to Dream’ contest and has invited applicants from all across the country to participate in it. Applicants can select a challenge from the proposed list provided at the website and suggest solutions for it.
Individuals can apply both as start-ups and as individuals. A start-up by a single person can also apply for it. The application for this contest has already started and last date for application is February 28, 2019. The winner in the start-up category will get Rs 10 lakh and individual category will get Rs 5 lakh.
Only selected candidates will get a response from DRDO. The top three candidates in the individual category will be awarded Rs. 5, 4, and 3 lakhs respectively and Rs. 10, 8, and 6 lakhs under start-up category. Aspiring candidates can apply at the official website drdo.gov.in and click on ‘Dare to Dream: DRDO Innovation Contest’.
The areas of research for this contest include quantum computing, AI, autonomous system, quantum computing, soldier as a system, smart material, and Tera Hz Communication.