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PRISM Scheme : Health minister inaugurates awareness event scheme at Delhi

PRISM Scheme
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Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan inaugurated an alignment and awareness event for Publicity of the PRISM Scheme at IIT Delhi on 30 March 2021.

  • This inauguration event takes place virtually.
  • The PRISM Scheme provides technical and financial assistance for idea and prototype.
  • Union minister of state for Education, Communications, Electronics and information Technology, Shri Sanjay Dhotre was the guest of Honour on this occasion.
  • The grant is given in two phases : phase | and phase ||.
  • The grant amount in phase | is around 2.0 lakhs to Rs. 20.00 lakhs and phase || maximum of Rs. 50.00 lakhs.
  • The scheme is being implemented across various sectors of energy, health care and others.

Aim

  • The events aim was to raise awareness about DSIR – PRISM Scheme widely through vast network.
  • Identify scope and opportunities for future collaborations towards socio-economic development.
  • It has extended its support to any citizen through direct benefit transfer in the core technology areas.
PRISM Scheme

About PRISM :

  • PRISM : Promoting Innovations in Individuals, Start-ups and MSMEs.
  • It is an initiative Department of Scientific and Industrial Research ( DSIR ).
Reference : https://empowerias.com/blog/prelims-special-facts/prism-scheme-empower-ias

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