|Ministry||Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME)|
|Related Scheme||Design Clinic for Design Expertise to MSMEs|
|Description||The scheme is for increasing competitiveness of MSMEs through adoption of design and its learning.|
|Nature of assistance||Funding support of (1) ₹60,000 per seminar and 75% subject to a maximum of ₹3.75 lakhs per workshop, (2) To facilitate MSMEs to develop new Design strategies and or design related products and services through project interventions and consultancy.
(Government of India contribution @ 75% for micro, 60% for SMEs for the project range ₹15 lakh to ₹40 lakh.)
|Who can apply?||Expert agencies (Industry Associations, Technical Institutions or other appropriate bodies), for conducting seminars and workshops, MSMEs or groups of MSMEs, Academic Institutes/ design companies/ design consultants, etc., applying as co applicants along with a designated MSME.|
|How to apply?||Expert agencies can directly apply to design clinic centres expressing intent to conduct workshops and seminars.
MSMEs can apply alone or along with a design company or a design consultant/academic institute for design projects by submission of a proposal to the Design Clinic Centre or through the internet by making an online application at http://www.designclinicsmsme.org/
|Whom to contact||JDC (Design Clinic),O/o DC, MSME
Ph : 011-23062394
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
|Download Scheme Guidelines||View Detailed Scheme|