Dare to Dream Innovation Contest in Memory of APJ Abdul Kalam
A contest for innovators and
startups titled 'Dare to Dream 2.0' was launched by Defence Research and
Development Organisation (DRDO). It was launched in commemoration of the 5th
death anniversary of former President and noted scientist Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.
The scheme is being launched for emerging technologies to promote the
individuals & startups for innovation in defence and aerospace technologies
in the country after the call of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ given by Prime Minister Narendra
The ‘Dare to Dream 2.0’ is an open challenge to promote the innovators and startups of the country. The winners will be decided after due evaluation by an expert committee. Award money, up to Rs 10 lakh for startup and Rs five lakh to individual category, will be given to the winners.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has expressed his happiness to announce the contest for the ‘Ignited Minds’, whether innovators or startups. Further information will be available on DRDO website www.drdo.gov.in soon.