The Indira Gandhi National Open University, commonly known as IGNOU, has announced the commencement of inviting entries for its Student Innovation Award for the year 2019. The candidates who wish to apply for the award can visit the official website of IGNOU to fill the application form for the same. The application forms for entries of the Student Innovation Award will be available till 30th September 2019.
In its first edition, the Student Innovation Awards were given to the three best innovators in the year 2018 on the university’s Foundation Day. Every year, these awards are given to the top three innovator students all across the country.
IGNOU has invited entries of all the students pursuing various courses from the university for its Student Innovation Award of 2019. The students who are interested in applying for the award can submit their entries in the format that is prescribed by the university. They will have to send their entries to the Director, National Centre for Innovations in Distance Education (NCIDE), Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Maidan Garhi, New Delhi, Pin Code- 110068.
The Study Centres and the Regional Centres of IGNOU can also give identification to such innovators and encourage them for sending their application forms to the NCIDE so that it can receive further screening and evaluation along with other innovations. Among all the entries that will be received for evaluation, the best three will be selected and will be further awarded trophies, cash prizes, and certificates.
All the brilliant minds studying at IGNOU who wish to participate in this year’s Student Innovation Award can download the guidelines and prescribed format from the official website of IGNOU. They can also collect these documents and more information related to the Student Innovation Award 2019 from their respective regional centres of IGNOU.