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    Atal Tinkering Labs

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      The rapid developments in technology over the past few years have created a fertile ground for bright innovative ideas to flourish.  With the rising imperative to prepare young future citizens and empower them with essential “Future World skills” such as computational thinking, design mind set, tinkering, coding etc. Niti Aayog has invited applications from eligible schools, organisations and individuals to apply for the three major schemes under Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) including establishing tinkering laboratories in schools, establishing new incubation centres and scaling-up established incubation centres

       

      Atal Tinkering Labs -  AIM will provide a one-time establishment grant-in-aid of Rs.10 lakh for establishing Atal Tinkering Laboratories (ATL) in schools for VI to XII across India and another Rs.10 lakh for each lab over a period of five years for operational expenses. This way each school will receive Rs.20 lakh for the tinkering lab.

       

      Eligibility

       

      • Schools (Grade VI – XII) managed by Government, local body or private trusts/society to set up ATL. For more details please refer the Guidelines here.
      • Schools desirous to establish ATLs may submit there application online to the Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog through the link given below.

                   http://www.niti.gov.in/content/atal-tinkering-laboratories

       

      Last date to apply for the grant is 17th July  2016 .