BoardTechnology Development Board
a view to providing financial assistance to the industrial concerns for the development
and commercialisation of indigenous technology in a dynamic economic environment.
The Government of India constituted a Technology Development Board on 1st September
1996. As a Statutory Body under the Department of Science & Technology, New
Delhi. The Technology Development Board invests in equity capital and gives soft
loan to the industrial concerns and other agencies as applicable to-
|Attempting the development and application commercial of indigenous
|Adapting imported technology to wider domestic application.
The Board has provided financial assistance
to 97 projects in the emerging areas of health and medical. Engineering, Chemical,
Agricultural, Energy and Waste Utilisation, Air and road transport, Information
technology and telecommunication, etc.
The Board has also
instituted two National Awards for the successful commercialisation of indigenous
technology as per below:
- Cash award of Rs.5 lakh each to
industrial concern, which has successfully commercialised
- The developer/provider
of such technology.
- Cash award of Rs.2 lakh to
An SSI unit which has
successfully commercialised a product based on indigenous technology.
will be given annually on the Technology Day, i.e. 11th May every year.
Further Details Please Contact :
Department of Science and Technology
A-Wing, Ground Floor, Vishwakarma
Shaheed Jit Singh Marg, New Delhi - 110 016
Telephone No. 26537349,
Fax No. 26531862, 26540137
Visit Technology development
board at http://www.tdbindia.org