Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI) Awards celebrates the spirit of student innovation in the fields of engineering, science, biotechnology, medical solution, extremely affordable/frugal solution for communities at grassroots, co-creation with grassroots innovators, manufacturable technologies for saving or generating energy, sanitation, water purification and all others areas of social and industrial applications.
We are happy to invite submissions of projects/innovations by students for the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Awards 2016. It is a SRISTI initiative to foster youth driven innovations. The awards will be given on March,2016 by Dr. R.A. Mashelkar (Chairperson, NIF), during the Festival of Innovations hosted by The Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi.
Mahatma Gandhi's Announcement of a Design Competition, 24th July 1929 One Lakh Rupees or 7700 Pounds Prize!
Akhila Bharatiya Charkhaa Sangh Workers' Samiti has decided to organize this contest for inventors and engineers all over the world that if they could come up with a Charkha or a Samyukta Yantra which - for making the thread and cloth that satisfies the following criterion - shall be awarded prize money of 1 Lakh Rupees or 7700 pounds. Read More
I want to warmly congratulate all the winners today but also the winners of the last year and the year before last. When I was going around (GYTI exhibition) today, I was feeling younger, I was feeling amazed at the quality of mind that our young children and students have. What touched me most was that these innovations were not just about making the next supercar or next s... Read More
- Dr. R.A. Mashelkar