Ministry of Social Justice &
Empowerment is the nodal Ministry for providing/implementing a wide
ranging welfare measures in specific areas such as welfare for the
handicapped. It also promotes development of aids and appliances
through its Technology Development Programme.
|| II. Name of scheme(s)
S&T Project in Mission Mode Objective(s)
The objectives are to coordinate, fund and direct application of
technology in the development and utilization of;
and cost-effective aids and appliances methods of education
and skills development leading to enhancement of opportunities
foremployment, easier living and mobility, communication, recreation
and integration in society.
Who can submit a
Scientists/Engineers/Researchers from Academic
&. Research Institutions, Public Sector/Private Sector
Industries, Non-Governmental Organisations having some basic and
essential facilities to carry out the research programme.
When and how to submit a proposal
Thirty copies of the
proposal in the prescribed format can be submitted any time during
Areas of research support
Proposals in the areas related to the following disabilities
including cerebral palsy will be supported:
Components of grant
Equipment, staff salaries, consumables,
domestic travel, contingencies, computer time charges, consultancy,
Items not allowed out of grant
Basic infrastructure and buildings.
implementation and monitoring
After initial scrutiny the
proposals are considered by respective Technical Advisory Groups
(TAGs). The recommendations of the TAGs are placed before the Apex
Level Committee (ALC) for its approval.The projects are monitored
quarterly with the help of the experts from the TAGs and ALC.
||Contact Address: The Mission Director
Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, DRC-CACU Office
4, Vishnu Digamber Marg I.P.H. Complex
New Delhi- 110002
Tel. No: (Oil) 23233255/54, 23234490
Fax, No.: (011)23232412