||KPIT Sparkle is an annual innovation contest for science, engineering and design students across India. Because of its focus on innovativeness, it is the most sought-after competition among the students. Its main feature is that it gives the students an opportunity to develop working prototypes with strong social impact, resulting towards assisting the growth aspirations of the nation. Other key highlights of the competition are:
- AICTE and Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, NITI Aayog and Atal Innovation Mission are the knowledge partners with KPIT.
- Incubation partner is IIM Ahmedabad.
- The participants will remain the sole owner of their submitted solutions.
- It extends incubation support for promising ideas.
- Awards for the projects are as given below:
- Most popular project – Rs. 1 Lakh.
- SilverX2 – Rs. 2.5 Lakhs
- Gold – Rs. 5 Lakhs
- Platinum – Rs. 10 Lakhs