Eligibility

Large, Medium and Small / Micro Enterprises

The applicant company should be registered under companies act 1956 in following categories. For purposes of Award the applicant under categories of large, medium, small and micro units would be defined as follows:

Manufacturing Sector Investment in plant & machinery
Micro Enterprises Does not exceed ` 25 lakhs
Small Enterprises More than ` 25 lakhs but does not exceed ` 5 crores
Medium Enterprises More than ` 5 crores but does not exceed ` 10 crores
Large Enterprises Those Members, that belong to neither of the 3 categories - Micro, Small or Medium (either in Manufacturing or Services), may be considered as belonging to the “LARGE” category
Service Sector Investment in equipment
Micro Enterprises Does not exceed ` 10 lakhs
Small Enterprises More than ` 10 lakhs but does not exceed ` 2 crores
Medium Enterprises More than ` 2 crores but does not exceed ` 5 crores
Large Enterprises Those Members, that belong to neither of the 3 categories - Micro, Small or Medium (either in Manufacturing or Services), may be considered as belonging to the “LARGE” category

Proof of the latest investment figure (either a registration certificate as per MSME Act or a certification by the auditors/authority) is to be submitted

Start-ups
  • Start-ups as per the Eligibility given by Government of India (Incorporation Certificate needs to be submitted)
Note
  • The company should have filed applications for patents, trademarks and designs first in India. Wherever an exemption under Indian laws has been taken, and an application has been filed directly in a foreign jurisdiction, that application will be considered as first filed in India.
  • Only those applications (patents / trademarks / designs) will be considered which have been filed with in the specified time period from 1st April, 2014 to 31st March, 2019 i.e., for the period 2014-15 to 2018-19.
  • Only those patents granted / trademarks registered / designs registered will be considered which have been granted / registered with in the specified time period from 1st April, 2014 to 31st March, 2019 i.e., for the period 2014-15 to 2018-19.
  • Application should be submitted in the prescribed format by 15th July 2019 along with fees.
  • All necessary documents supporting the claims should be enclosed with the application.