Call for Participation in IIT Kharagpur Young Innovators Program 2017

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Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 08:15
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Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Call for Participation in Young Innovator's Program

Greetings from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur!

We are glad to inform you that Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur is launching the first edition of ‘IITKGP Young Innovators’ Program’ aimed to foster young minds with scientific enthusiasm and credo to solve the problems facing the globe.
This program will be a platform to identify students with talents and interest in science and technology, help them realize their true ability to think and work creatively on global problems and to encourage them to take up technology or research based careers. Students from classes VIII, IX and X are eligible to participate in this competition in teams comprising of 2 to 3 members. They will get an opportunity to present their innovative ideas impacting lives of common people and compete with top Indian schools.
The proposed themes are Energy, Agriculture and Food Sciences, Environment, Hardware Modelling and Product designing. There will be two qualification rounds. The finalists will be called to IIT Kharagpur, accompanied by their coordinating teachers for the two-day grand finale. They will get an exposure to the cutting edge research facilities available at IIT Kharagpur, participate in workshops conducted by student research groups and experience the unique social and cultural life at the largest and most dynamic IIT campus.

We cordially invite your school to take part in this competition with one or more teams representing the school at the IITKGP Young Innovators’ Program.
For more details, kindly refer to the brochure enclosed herewith for details of the program.
For detailed application procedure, please visit
Please mail us back with the contact details (phone number and email id) of the coordinating teacher from your school for the registration purposes.
To create an account for your school, drop us a mail at
For registration, click


Associate Dean
Office of Alumni Affairs & International Relations
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Branding and Relations Cell
Office of Alumni Affairs & International Relations
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur,
Pin-721302, West Bengal, India
Ph. 09933975011, 09932281134; Email: