For the Government organizations/universities/institutions:
Grant-in-aid is given for 100% of cost of equipment, consumables and expenditure related to salaries for project staff specific to the project for maximum period of three years. Grant is released in three instalments.
Funding pattern for Private organizations / universities / institutions:
Grant-in-aid is given to the tune of 50% of equipment cost only in general areas and 70% in North East States and difficult areas. Grant is released in three instalments.
Ministry’s sponsored projects:
100% Grant is provided only to public funded organizations of repute for cutting edge areas of research leading to development of innovative products, processes, manufacturing practices and technology.