Amrita Innovation Awards 2020

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Institution’s Innovation Council of AMRITA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, NAGERCOIL invites innovative ideas in the form of Mini Project / Drawing / Power Point Presentation / Poster presentation from School students to solve the problems related to the following themes.

  1. Agriculture and Rural Development
  2. Health care
  3. Conservation of Energy
  4. Environment Sustainability
  5. Others - Emerging areas in Science and Technology
    1. The idea can be presented/exhibited by a team of maximum 4 members.
    2. Poster Presentation shall be in A2 size (42 cm x 59.4cm)
    3. PPT presentation shall be of max 15 slides — (should contain — Title, Team information, Objective, Literature, Idea, Methodology and Outcome.)
    4. Time for each team 10 minutes (7 min explanation and 3 min Q&A)
    5. Selection will be done based on preliminary evaluation and qualified team will be called for final round of presentation.
    6. Should be of your own idea and should not be copied from other sources.
  1. EVALUATION PROCESS – Important Criteria for Evaluation
  1. Novelty of idea/Innovation
  2. Methodology
  3. Societal Impact
  4. Market potential

Example Problem Statements:

  • Solar Power to operate existing devices like pumps, compressors, motors, etc. at home
  • Alternate Materials to for daily use to make India Clean and Green
  • Designing a Solution that Minimize Streetlight and domestic Power Consumption
  • Developing a Solution to interconnect Health Care
  • Developing a Solution that helps solid waste management
  • Translate weather information to very actionable advisory to farmers
  1. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE: Students of class IX, X, XI and XII of Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Virudhunagar and Thoothukudi Districts.
  2. EVENT DATE: Event is scheduled on 03.01.2020 (Friday). Last Date for submission of Ideas to the Selection Committee is 29-11-2019 (Friday). Forms for Registration can be downloaded from
  3. PRIZE:    
    1. First Prize: Rs. 20,000
    2. Second Prize: Rs 10,000
    3. Third Prize: Rs 5,000

Contact Details

Team members may send their application in the prescribed format* along with necessary attachments and declaration form to:
The Coordinator
Amrita Institution Innovation Council (AIIC)
Amrita College of Engineering and Technology
Amritagiri, Erachakulam Post, Nagercoil – 629 901.


Participants are requested to go through the guidelines and the registration form can be downloaded by clicking the following link.