Six start-ups were selected and supported by ISRO in areas like geospatial information, propulsion, and robotics/ AR/VR

0
978
Dr Jitendra Singh
Dr Jitendra Singh
0 0
Azadi Ka Amrit Mahoutsav

InterServer Web Hosting and VPS
Read Time:1 Minute, 21 Second
Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh says six start-ups were selected and supported by ISRO with a grant-in-aid of a maximum of Rs 50 lakhs each in areas like geospatial information, propulsion, and robotics/ AR/VR

By PIB Delhi

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh today informed that six start-ups were selected and supported by ISRO with a grant-in-aid of a maximum of Rs 50 lakhs each in areas like geospatial information, propulsion and Robotics/ AR/VR.

In Reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Dr. Jitendra Singh said, ISRO along with Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog launched the ANIC-ARISE-1.0 program that aims to seek, select, support, and nurture technology-based innovations that solve sectoral challenges of national importance. The Minister said that twenty-Four start-ups submitted their proposals, out of which six start-ups were selected and supported with a grant-in-aid of a maximum of Rs 50 lakhs each.

ANIC-ARISE-1.0 has the following three space sector challenges to get project proposals from start-ups: (i) geospatial information, (ii) propulsion, and (iii) Robotics/ Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality.

ANIC-ARISE-2.0 has been launched with four space sector challenges: (i) GIS solutions, (ii) Propulsion, (iii) Navigation & (iv) AI/ML modeling for space applications, seeking project proposals from start-ups in these areas. Selected start-ups will be supported with a grant-in-aid of a maximum of INR 50 lakhs each.

About Post Author

Editor Desk

Antara Tripathy M.Sc., B.Ed. by qualification and bring 15 years of media reporting experience.. Coverred many illustarted events like, G20, ICC,MCCI,British High Commission, Bangladesh etc. She took over from the founder Editor of IBG NEWS Suman Munshi (15/Mar/2012- 09/Aug/2018 and October 2020 to 13 June 2023).
Happy
Happy
0 %
Sad
Sad
0 %
Excited
Excited
0 %
Sleepy
Sleepy
0 %
Angry
Angry
0 %
Surprise
Surprise
0 %
Advertisements

USD





LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here