Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme – What is it? Application, Eligibility, Benefits

  Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme was launched by the department of Animal Husbandry, dairying and fisheries. The Scheme aims in generating self-employment opportunities in the dairy sector. It also aims in covering activities such as enhancement of milk production, procurement, preservation, transportation, processing and marketing of milk by providing back ended capital subsidy for bankableContinue reading “Dairy Entrepreneurship Development Scheme – What is it? Application, Eligibility, Benefits”

Interest Subvention scheme for MSMEs – What is it? Who is Eligible & How to calculate interest for MSME?

In order to further provide interest relief of 2 per cent per annum to MSMEs, government has extended the validity of the Interest Subvention Scheme for MSMEs till March 31, 2021. The government had announced the scheme on November 2, 2018, to offer interest relief on loans to the extent of Rs 1 crore andContinue reading “Interest Subvention scheme for MSMEs – What is it? Who is Eligible & How to calculate interest for MSME?”

Government e-Marketplace (GeM) – What is it? How to register as a seller?

GeM is a one-stop National Public Procurement Portal. It aims to facilitate online procurement of common use Goods & Services required by various Central and State Government Departments / Organizations /Public Sector Undertakings ( PSUs). This scheme operates under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. It also provides the tools of e-bidding and reverse e-auctionContinue reading “Government e-Marketplace (GeM) – What is it? How to register as a seller?”

Agro Processing Cluster Scheme – What is it? Eligibility, Guidelines

Agro Processing Cluster Scheme was put forwarded by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries. This schemes aims in devoloping the modern infrastructure and common facilities. It also to encourage group of entrepreneurs to set up food processing units based on cluster approach by linking groups of producers/ farmers to the processors and markets. This linkageContinue reading “Agro Processing Cluster Scheme – What is it? Eligibility, Guidelines”

Wind Resource Assessment in Uncovered or New Areas – Guidelines for Implementation

Wind Resource Assessment in Uncovered or New Areas is implemented by the Ministry of New and Renewable Resources under NCEF Scheme. The Ministry has initiated this scheme with an aim to assess the realistic potential at 100 m level in 500 new stations. The scheme was implemented under the National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF) alsoContinue reading “Wind Resource Assessment in Uncovered or New Areas – Guidelines for Implementation”

North-East Rural Livelihoods Project (NERLP) – Project Details, Recruitment Process

North-East Rural Livelihoods Project (NERLP) is implemented by the ministry of development of North Eastern region with a objective to to improve rural livelihoods, especially that of women, unemployed youths and the most disadvantaged, in the participating North-Eastern States. This is a world bank funded scheme in which Financial assistance would be through International DevelopmentContinue reading “North-East Rural Livelihoods Project (NERLP) – Project Details, Recruitment Process”

Virasat Credit Scheme – How to avail Credit? Who is Eligible?

Virasat is a Credit Scheme for Craftpersons implemented by the National Minorities Development & Finance Corporation (NMDFC). The scheme was launched with an aims to help Artisians and Craftpersons in meeting their working capital and fixed capital requirement such as machineries, equipments and tools. Benefits The scheme will avail a maximum Loan limit upto Rs.Continue reading “Virasat Credit Scheme – How to avail Credit? Who is Eligible?”

Multiplier Grants Scheme – How to avail and regsiter?

Multiplier Grants Scheme was implemented by Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY). Multiplier Grants Scheme aims to encourage collaborative R&D between industry and academics/ R&D institutions for development of products and packages. The proposals for getting financial support under the scheme are to be submitted jointly by the industry and institutions. If the industryContinue reading “Multiplier Grants Scheme – How to avail and regsiter?”

Skill Development Initiative (SDI) – How to apply? Certification Details

Skill Development Initiative (SDI) was implemented by Ministry of Labour and Employment. The schem was launched with a main objective to provide vocational training to school dropouts, existing workers, ITI graduates, etc. It also aims to improve their employability by optimally utilising the infrastructure available in Government, Private Institutions and Industry. Existing skills of theContinue reading “Skill Development Initiative (SDI) – How to apply? Certification Details”

High Risk – High Reward Research Scheme – What is it? How to Apply?

High Risk -High Reward Research scheme is implemented by Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) under Department of Science & Technology. The scheme aims in supporting and inviting new proposals and ideas expected to have a paradigm shifting influence on the Science and Technology in forms of formulating new hypothesis, or scientific breakthroughs which aidContinue reading “High Risk – High Reward Research Scheme – What is it? How to Apply?”