Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards, Winners List, Eligibility & Application Form

Dr. Apj Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards

 IGNITE Awards is one of the most prestigious awards given to school children in memory of DrA.P.J Abdul Kalam.  NIF dedicates the IGNITE Awards in the loving memory of Dr. Kalam.  NIF has been organizing IGNITE – a national competition of original technological ideas and innovations by children, up to Standard XII or the age of 17 years, in or out of school. The official authorities of SRISTI, CBSE, NIF in collaboration with Honey Bee Group introduced this Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards to support talented students to promotes the young talented students of our country.

The official of the foundation conducts this completion at the national level and accepts the registrations from all the states. The students pursuing at the school level and having some good innovative ideas are most welcomed to explore their ideas and will get a good opportunity to get the award. All those students participating in the competition need to write down or typed their innovative ideas for the welfare of humanity and need to post them to the official authorities. IGNITE Awards Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam is famous as the missile man and is one of the famous scientists of India, his dedication towards humanity and love of the country is really appreciable and respectful.

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So if you have some different and innovative ideas then you need to go through the whole article carefully.

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Who is Eligible For Ignite Awards?

The details about the eligibility criteria to apply for Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards are mentioned below.

  1. The students studying at school level up to class 12th level are eligible to apply for IGNITE awards.
  2. The applicants not studying in school and below 17 years in age are eligible to apply for Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE competition.

How to Apply Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Ignite Awards

Applicants can submit their entries of innovative ideas through the following options.

  • Applicants need to visit the official website (http://nif.org.in/ignite) to register.
  • Now the applicants need to clicks on the option of new to register and then generate your login ID and password.
  • Now the applicants need to fill the communication and personal details.
  • Now write down your innovative idea in about 1000 words and need to submit.
  • The applicant can be an individual or group and can register easily in the same ways.
  • Now recheck all the details and clicks on the submit option and take the print out of the computer generated registration form.
    For offline submission of the form, the applicants can send the filled form with attachment to the address mentioned below.

Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2021
National Innovation Foundation – India
Gram Bharti, Amrapur,
Gandhinagar-Mahudi Road
Gandhinagar-382650, Gujarat

Tentative dates to apply Ignite Awards

  • The registration for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE competition will be started from July 2021.
  • Due date to apply for the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE competition will be on 31st August 2021.

Selection Procedure followed by the officials of the foundation

The candidates will be selected by the trust on the basis of the idea and its influence on humanity and the idea must be unique and innovative.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What is competition?


Dr. The APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE Competition is an annual national competition. In this competition, students who have passed 12th standard and are not more than 17 years of age are invited. Students are invited to send their original and creative technical ideas and innovations.

What is the competition period?


This competition is held in the month of August. 

How can submissions be sent?

1. Email details to ignition @ nifindia.org
1. 1. Apply online at http://nif.org.in/submitidea.php
1. Send them to the following address (directly through the principal)

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE Awards 2021
National Innovation Foundation – India
Grambharti, Amrapur,
Gandhinagar-Mahudi Road
Gandhinagar-382650, Gujarat

Is there an age limit for students?


In this competition, the HID examination should be passed and the age limit of the students should be 17 to 18 years.

Is there any special format for submitting registration?


There is no separate format for submission. students have to mention the name, age, class, school name and address, home address and contact number, project title/idea/innovation, detailed description, diagram/sketch/photo.

When else will the awards be announced?


The names of the winners will be announced on October 15, 2021 and the date of the award ceremony will be announced later.

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