Inviting Young Innovators

Indovator Award winner - Aswani P, 2014

The Prizes

Indovator Awards recognises young innovators developing solutions for India's sustainable future.

  • Gold Medal for the winner of Outstanding Social Commitment Award
  • Silver Medals for eight winners of Sustainability Leadership Award
  • Raise Crowdfunding up to Rs 50,000 for testing, refining or piloting
  • Matching fund of Rs 25,000 for training in commercial scale-up
  • Access to Network of NGOs, companies, producer organisations

Apply!   Last date: Oct 15, 2018

Empowering Innovators for India's Sustinable Future

Now in its fourth year, the Indovator Awards is a unique people’s choice awards programme launched by the International Centre for Technological Innovations. Indovator a first-of-its-kind online initiative where people choose the awardees by supporting them with crowdfunding. It empowers people to choose innovations that can create impact in their lives, and to review innovators solving India's challenges for sustainable development. Indovator Awards bring together an ecosystem and matching fund that can provide innovators the support they need to implement their solutions for India's sustinable development


We’re looking for initiatives related to the following eight categories of UN Sustainable Development Goals: Zero Hunger, Good Health and Well-being, Quality Education, Gender Equality, Clean Water and Sanitation, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Responsible Consumption and Production, and Climate Action.

We accept applications from any Indian citizen, aged between 18 and 26. Whether it’s with an initiative, product or service, if you’ve gone beyond the idea stage, we would like to hear from you.