• भारत सरकार Government of India
  • मानव संसाधन विकास मंत्रालय Ministry of Human Resource Development
  • भारतीय प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान खड़गपुर Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Each Indian Institution will be allowed to submit at most 25 projects as the lead Institution from India and not more than 10 with any foreign country. All participating Indian Institutions will develop a mechanism to review and shortlist proposals before submission for SPARC. Each Indian-Foreign team can submit at most one proposal with the same Principal Investigator pairs.

Proposal Evaluation

A Sectional Committee (SC) with a Sectional Chair from each Thrust Area will be selected by the Apex Committee. Each Sectional Chair will get each proposal reviewed by one or two experts. Based on the reviews, the Sectional Chair will make a recommendation for shortlisting. The National Coordinating Institute and Sectional Chairs will jointly review the shortlisted projects make a final recommendation for the consideration of the Apex Committee.

A proposal will be primarily evaluated on the following criteria:

Project Evaluation