All Schemes for MSME

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SME Division Scheme

1. Scheme for 'Providing financial assistance on International Cooperation'

1. Scheme for 'Providing financial assistance on International Cooperation'
Related Scheme International Cooperation Scheme
Description The Scheme would cover the following activities:
(a) Deputation of MSME business delegations to other countries for exploring new areas of technology infusion/upgradation, facilitating joint ventures, improving market of MSMEs products, foreign collaborations, etc.
(b) Participation by Indian MSMEs in international exhibitions, trade fairs and buyer-seller meets in foreign countries as well as in India, in which there is international participation.
(c) Holding international conferences and seminars on topics and themes of interest to the MSME.
Nature of assistance IC Scheme provides financial assistance towards the airfare and space rent of entrepreneurs. Assistance is provided on the basis of size and the type of the enterprise.
Who can apply? (a) State/Central Government Organisations;
(b) Industry/Enterprise Associations; and
(c) Registered Societies/Trusts and Organisations associated with the promotion and development of MSMEs
How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else You can send the Applications for seeking financial assistance, in the prescribed to the Director (International Cooperation), Ministry of MSME, Udyog Bhavan, New Delhi 110 011
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  • Revised Guidelines of the Scheme for International Cooperation
  • Proposal seeking financial assistance under IC Scheme - Compilation of a list of international events likely to held during financial year 2013-14
  • Proposal seeking financial assistance under IC Scheme - Timely submission of proposals
  • Memorandum of Understandings (MOUs) entered by Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
  • 2. Scheme for 'providing financial assistance for performance and credit rating under PCR Scheme

    2. Scheme for 'providing financial assistance for performance and credit rating under PCR Scheme
    Related Scheme Performance and Credit Rating Scheme for Micro and Small Enterprises
    Description The objective of the Scheme is to create awareness amongst micro & small enterprises about the strengths and weaknesses of their operations and also their credit worthiness. The Scheme is implemented by National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC) and Rating under the scheme is being carried out through empanelled rating agencies i.e. CRISIL, ONICRA, ICRA, SMERA, Brickwork, India Ratings (earlier known as FITCH) and CARE. The enterprises are at liberty to select any of the rating agencies empanelled with NSIC.
    Nature of assistance
    Turn Over Fee to be reimbursed by Ministry of MSME
    Up to Rs.50 lacs 75% of the fee charged by the rating agency subject to a ceiling Rs. 15,000/-
    Above Rs.50 lacs to Rs.200 lacs 75% of the fee charged by the rating agency subject to a ceiling of Rs.30,0001-
    Above Rs.200 lacs 75% of the fee charged by the rating agency subject to a ceiling of Rs.40,000/-
    Who can apply? Any enterprise registered in India as a micro or small enterprise is eligible to apply
    How to apply? The micro and small enterprises shall be at liberty to select any of the approved rating agencies empanelled under the rating scheme. The rating agency chosen by the unit shall be mentioned in its request for obtaining the rating.

    The application forms will also be made available at the website of Ministry of MSME, NSIC, Office of Development Commissioner, MSME, Coir Board, KVIC and the Rating Agencies. Interested MSME Associations will also be requested to make available the Application. Form from their website. The MSE unit willing to get rated under the Scheme can download the application from any of these website or obtain a copy of the application from any of the offices of the above agency. Any MSE unit wishing to apply for rating will have to fill up the prescribed application form and submit the same to the rating agency chosen by it and as well upload the same on the website www.msmedatabank.in.
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    3. Scheme for providing establishment of new institutions (EDIs), strengthening the infrastructure for EDIs under ATI Scheme

    3. Scheme for providing establishment of new institutions (EDIs), strengthening the infrastructure for EDIs under ATI Scheme
    Related Scheme Assistance to Training Institutions Scheme
    Description The assistance shall be provided to training institutions in the form of capital grant for creation/strengthening of infrastructure and programme support for conducting entrepreneurship development and skill development programmes.
    Nature of assistance (i) The maximum assistance under the scheme to a State level EDI will be restricted to Rs.250 lakh in each case. This grant would be utilised for development of physical infrastructure, equipment, faculty training and development of capability in undertaking studies and research on issues related to MSME sector. This grant would be over and above the grant, if any, received by that institution earlier under the ATI scheme.

    (ii) For the purpose of grant under this category, an EDI owned and controlled by a State Government / UT would be selected as recommended by the State Government. The selected state level EDI will have to enter into a partnership agreement (or, MOU) with NIMSME to formulate and implement the approved proposal.
    Who can apply? Any State/Union Territory Government, Training Institutions of MSME and other development agencies can apply for assistance for creation or strengthening of infrastructure.

    How to apply? Organizations who wish to apply for ssistance for creation or strengthening of infrastructure may send their applications to the Director (EDI), Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Udyog Bhawan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi 110 107.
    Training Institutions who wish to conduct training programmes or persons who wish to enroll for training programmes under the scheme may visit http://msmetraining.gov.in/ approach any of the three EDIs mentioned above
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  • 4. Scheme for providing financial assistance on marketing support under Marketing Assistance Scheme

    4. Scheme for providing financial assistance on marketing support under Marketing Assistance Scheme
    Related Scheme Marketing Assistance Scheme
    Description The assistance is provided for the following activities:
    A. Organizing Exhibitions abroad and participation in International Exhibitions/Trade Fairs
    B. Co-sponsoring of Exhibitions organized by other organisations/ industry associations/agencies
    C. Organizing Buyer-Seller Meets, Intensive Campaigns and Marketing Promotion Events
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance of up to 95% of the airfare and space rent of entrepreneurs. Assistance is provided on the basis of size and the type of the enterprise.
    Financial assistance for co-sponsoring would be limited to 40 % of the net expenditure, subject to maximum amount of Rs. 5 lakh
    Who can apply? MSMEs, Industry Associations and other organizations related to MSME sector
    How to apply? The applications/proposals for seeking assistance under the scheme shall be submitted to the nearest office of National Small Industries Corporation, with full details and justification.
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    ARI Division Scheme

    1. Scheme for providing financial assistance to set up new enterprises under PMEGP

    1. Scheme for providing financial assistance to set up new enterprises under PMEGP
    Related Scheme Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP)
    Description The Scheme is implemented by Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC), as the nodal agency at the National level. At the State level, the Scheme is implemented through State KVIC Directorates, State Khadi and Village Industries Boards (KVIBs) and District Industries Centres (DICs) and banks. The Government subsidy under the Scheme is routed by KVIC through the identified Banks for eventual distribution to the beneficiaries / entrepreneurs in their Bank accounts.
    Nature of assistance The maximum cost of the project/unit admissible under manufacturing sector is Rs.25 lakh and under business/service sector is Rs.10 lakh.
    Levels of funding under PMEGP
    Categories of beneficiaries under PMEGP Beneficiary’s contribution (of project cost) Rate of Subsidy (of project cost)
    Area (location of project/unit)
    Urban Rural
    General Category 10%
    15% 25%
    Special (including SC / ST / OBC / Minorities / Women, Ex-servicemen, Physically handicapped, NER, Hill and Border areas, etc. 05%
    25% 35%

    The balance amount of the total project cost will be provided by Banks as term loan as well as working capital.
    Who can apply? Any individual, above 18 years of age. At least VIII standard pass for projects costing above Rs.10 lakh in the manufacturing sector and above Rs. 5 lakh in the business / service sector. Only new projects are considered for sanction under PMEGP. Self Help Groups (including those belonging to BPL provided that they have not availed benefits under any other Scheme), Institutions registered under Societies Registration Act,1860; Production Co-operative Societies, and Charitable Trusts are also eligible.
    Existing Units (under PMRY, REGP or any other scheme of Government of India or State Government) and the units that have already availed Government Subsidy under any other scheme of Government of India or State Government are NOT eligible.
    How to apply? The State/Divisional Directors of KVIC in consultation with KVIB and Director of Industries of respective states (for DICs) will give advertisements locally through print & electronic media inviting applications along with project proposals from prospective beneficiaries desirous of establishing the enterprise/ starting of service units under PMEGP.
    The beneficiaries can also submit their application online at http://www.kviconline.gov.in/pmegp/pmegponlineapp and take the printout of the application and submit the same to respective offices along with Detailed Project Report and other required documents.
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    2. Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries(SFURTI).

    1. Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries(SFURTI).
    Related Scheme Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries(SFURTI).
    Description The objectives of the scheme is to organize the traditional industries and artisans into clusters to make them competitive and provide support for their long term sustainability, sustained employment, to enhance marketability of products of such clusters,to equip traditional artisans of the associated clusters with the improved skills, to make provision for common facilities and improved tools and equipments for artisans,to strengthen the cluster governance systems with the active participation of the stakeholders, and to build up innovated and traditional skills, improved technologies, advanced processes, market intelligence and new models of public-private partnerships, so as to gradually replicate similar models of cluster-based regenerated traditional industries.
    Nature of assistance
    The financial assistance provided for any specific project shall be subject to a maximum of Rs 8 (eight) crore to support Soft, Hard and Thematic interventions.
    Type of clusters Per Cluster Budget Limit
    Heritage Clusters (1000-2500 artisans*) Rs 8 crore
    Major Clusters (500-1000 artisans*) Rs 3 crore
    Mini-Clusters (Upto 500 artisans*) Rs 1.5 crore
    * For NER/J & K and Hill States, there will be 50% reduction in the number of artisans per cluster.

    Who can apply? Non-Government organizations (NGOs), institutions of the Central and State Governments and semi-Government institutions, field functionaries of State and Central Govt., Panchayati Raj institutions (PRIs), Private sector by forming cluster specific SPVs, Corporates and corporate Responsibillity (CSR) foundations with expertise to undertake cluster development.
    How to apply? Nominee of the deceased Khadi Karigar to submit original death certificate to Pension Group Schemes Department of LIC of India through the Khadi institution under which the deceased was a member.
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    3. A Scheme for Promotion of Innovation, Rural Industry & Entrepreneurship.

    1. A Scheme for Promotion of Innovation, Rural Industry & Entrepreneurship(ASPIRE).
    Related Scheme Livelihood Business Incubators and Technology Business Incubators
    Description Objective of the scheme are as follows:- (i) Create new jobs and reduce employment,
    (ii) Promote entrepreneurship culture in India,
    (iii) Grassroots economic development at district level,
    (iv) Facilitate innovative business solution for unmet social needs, and
    (v) Promote innovation to further strengthen the competitiveness of MSME sector.
    Nature of assistance A-Livelihood Business Incubators by NSIC,KVIC,Coir Board or any other Institution or any other Institution or Agency of Govt. of India/State
    • Setting up LBI’s (100lakh for NSIC&ors. And INR 50 lakh for eligible agencies under ppp) for plant & machinery only.
    B- Technology Business Incubators 1-Incubation center
    • Support for Existing Incubators(INR 30 lakh for incubator capex*)
    • Setting up of New Incubator(INR 100 lakh for incubator capex*)
    2-Incubation of Ideas(INR 3 lakh per idea)
    3- Creation of Enterprise out of innovative idea(Seed Capital fund@ INR 1.00 cr. per incubator for enterprise creation@ 50% of project cost or 20 lakh per successful idea whichever is less)
    4-Accelerator workshop
    Who can apply? • Any individual, above 18 years of age as an incubate can be skilled;
    • Any entrepreneur who wants to set up start-ups;
    • Any technical/research institutes/universities including those in the field of rural and agro based industry;
    • Any institution or agency under the Government of India or any State Govt. in the field of technology, rural development and entrepreneur development, business management or any body corporate under PPP mode can set up LBI;
    • Any existing incubation centres operating currently under different Ministries and departments of the Govt. of India or institutions including National/regional level institutions of GOI/state Govts. To set up such centre dedicated to incubation and entreprise creation in the area of Agro based Industries and also new incubation centres to be set up by eligible private institutions including industry Association, along with the Academic Institutions, R & D laboratories, Universities, Govt. entities and Technology Parks;
    • Institutions registered under Socities Registeration Act, 1860;
    • Production Co-operative Societies and Charitable Trusts;
    • Existing Incubators and the incubators that have already availed Govt. Subsidy under any other scheme of Govt. of India or State Govt. for the same set of activities under Incubation are not eligible.
    How to apply? Proposal in the prescribed Performa along with necessary enclosures and endorsement from the Head of the existing incubator or from the Head of the Institution interested in setting up of new incubator may be sent to the following addresses:-
    The Member Convener,
    Scheme Steering Committee, ASPIRE,
    O/o The Joint Secretary (ARI) Division,
    Room No.171 Udyog Bhawan,
    New Delhi-110011.
    Tel-011-23061543, Fax-011-23062858.
    Email: js.ari@nic.in
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    3. Scheme for providing insurance cover to khadi artisans under Janshree Bima Yojana

    1. Scheme for providing insurance cover to khadi artisans under Janshree Bima Yojana
    Related Scheme Janshree Bima Yojana for khadi artisans
    Description In order to provide insurance cover to khadi artisans, a scheme of group insurance in the name of Khadi Karigar Janashree Bima Yojana (JBY) was launched on 15 August 2003. This scheme was formulated by KVIC in association with the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).
    Nature of assistance For death due to: (1) natural causes – Rs.20,000; and (2) accident – Rs.50,000.
    For permanent disability (loss of two eyes or two limbs) – Rs.50,000. For partial disability (loss of one eye or one limb) – Rs.25,000.
    Free Add-on benefit: Scholarship of Rs.300 per quarter for children the children of Khadi Karigar, studying in 9th to 12th standard subject to a maximum of 2 children per family.
    Who can apply? Khadi Karigar (Spinners and Weavers) aged between 18 years and 59 years and below and marginally above poverty line.
    How to apply? Nominee of the deceased Khadi Karigar to submit original death certificate to Pension Group Schemes Department of LIC of India through the Khadi institution under which the deceased was a member.
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    4. Scheme for providing financial assistance to Khadi institutions under MDA

    1. Scheme for providing financial assistance to Khadi institutions under MDA
    Related Scheme Market Development Assistance
    Description Government has introduced w.e.f 01.04.2010, a flexible, growth stimulating and artisan oriented Market Development Assistance (MDA) Scheme, in place of the erstwhile system of Rebate. Under MDA, financial assistance is provided to institutions @ 20% of the value of production of khadi and polyvastra, to be shared among artisans, producing institutions and selling institutions in the ratio 25:30:45. MDA provides institutions flexibility to use the assistance for improving the outlets, products and production processes, besides giving incentive to customers, etc.
    Nature of assistance MDA shall be allowed @ 20% on cost of production of Khadi (Cotton, Silk, Woollen) and Polyvastra to the extent of production target approved by the Standing Finance Committee (SFC) of KVIC for the year.
    Who can apply? The Khadi institutions, having valid Khadi certificate and categorized as A+, A, B and C, are only eligible to avail MDA grant from KVIC.
    How to apply? The total amount of MDA on production will be claimed by the producing institution from the KVIC and will be distributed amongst the stake holders viz. spinners and weavers, producing institutions and selling institutions in the ratio 25%, 30% and 45% respectively. Producing institutions shall submit quarterly claim of MDA based on the actual production achieved during the preceding quarter of the financial year. The difference, if any, would be adjusted in the last quarter of the financial year on the basis of audited accounts by the Chartered Accountants. MDA shall be preferably reimbursed electronically by State/ Divisional office of KVIC on quarterly basis.
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    5. Scheme for providing financial assistance for R & D activities of Coir Board under Central Sector Plan Scheme of Science & Technology (S&T) of the Coir Board

    1. Scheme for providing financial assistance for R & D activities of Coir Board under Central Sector Plan Scheme of Science & Technology (S&T) of the Coir Board
    Related Scheme Plan (S&T), Coir Board (CSS of S&T of the Coir Board.)
    Description Coir Board has been mandated with undertaking, assisting or encouraging scientific technological and economic research and maintaining and assisting one or more research institutions.
    Two R&D institutes namely; CCRI Alleppey and CICT Bangalore are functioning under Coir Board.
    Nature of assistance Grant is released to the two R&D institutes; CCRI Alleppey and CICT Bangalore by the Government through the Coir Board for R&D activities and creation of infrastructure & Civil construction / repairs etc. relating to R&D activities only as specified in the Action Plan under different Programme Heads of the Scheme.
    Who can apply? Assistance is provided only to the two R&D institutes functioning under the Coir Board
    How to apply? Only the two R&D institutes functioning under Coir Board are eligible for Grant under Plan (S&T)
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    6. Scheme for providing financial assistance to Coir units under Coir Udyami Yojana(CUY)

    1. Scheme for providing financial assistance to Coir units under Coir Udyami Yojana(CUY)
    Related Scheme Rejuvenation, Modernization and Technology Upgradation of Coir Industry Coir Udyami Yojana(CUY)
    Description This is a credit linked subsidy scheme for setting up of Coir Units with project cost upto Rs.10.00 lakhs plus one cycle of working capital which shall not exceed 25% of the project cost. Working Capital will not be considered for subsidy.
    Nature of assistance The funding pattern of the Scheme is:
    Bank Loan / Credit Role - 55%
    Government Grant (Margin Money – subsidy) - 40%
    Beneficiaries Contribution - 5%
    Who can apply? i)Any individual above 18 years of age with Indian Citizenship.
    ii) There will be no income ceiling for assistance for setting up of project under Coir Udyami Yojana(CUY) Scheme.
    iii) Assistance under the Scheme is only available for projects for the production of coir fibre /yarn/products etc. coming under coir sector.
    iv) Assistance will be made available to individuals, Companies, Self Help Groups, NGO, Institutions registered under Societies Registration Act 1860, Production Co-operative Societies, Joint Liability Groups and Charitable Trust.
    The SC/ST, Women, NER and Andaman and Nicobar Island and Lakswadweep beneficiaries will be given priority
    How to apply? The applications under the Scheme can be collected from Coir Board Offices, DICs, Coir Project Offices, Panchayati Raj Institutions and the Nodal Agencies approved by the Board for this purpose. The forms can also be downloaded from the Coir Board website and have to be submitted directly to the Coir Board Field Offices or through the DICs.
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    7. Scheme for providing financial assistance to Coir Vikas Yojana(CVY)

    1. Scheme for providing financial assistance to Coir units for export under Plan (General)
    Related Scheme CSS of Export Market Promotion
    Description Coir Board is implementing the Export Market Promotion Scheme for adoption of strategic and aggressive product specific and market specific promotional programmes for popularizing coir and coir products in markets abroad, supporting the export oriented industry on modernization programme and to attain overall and sustainable development of Indian Coir Industry by participating in international fairs / product promotion programmes/ seminars etc. and to assist the entrepreneurs to participate in such programmes through export market development assistance scheme.
    Nature of assistance TA financial assistance of upto Rs.2.00 lakhs is provided to the eligible coir exporters to participate in the international fairs/product promotion programmes etc. Assistance for publicity material up to 25% of the production cost with over all ceiling of Rs.15000/- is also admissible.
    Who can apply? All micro, small and medium exporters, with FOB turnover of less than Rs.2.00 crore worth coir and coir products in the previous year and micro, small & medium entrepreneurs of coir and coir products, registered with the Coir Board, would be eligible for assistance under the scheme, provided they have not availed the facility from any other source for the same purpose or participated three times in the same exhibition to the same destination thrice with government assistance.
    How to apply? The applications under the Scheme can be collected from Coir Board Offices, DICs, Coir Project Offices, Panchayati Raj Institutions and the Nodal Agencies approved by the Board for this purpose. The forms can also be downloaded from the Coir Board website and have to be submitted directly to the Coir Board Field Offices or through the DICs.
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    2. Scheme for providing training to the aspiring Coir workers for capacity development and quality improvement under Plan (General)
    Related Scheme Skill Upgradation & Quality improvement and Mahila Coir Yojana
    Description Objective of the scheme is to train personnel for the cadres of supervisors/ instructors/ artisans to meet the requirement of skilled man power for the development of coir industry. Transfer of technology to non-traditional areas through development of skill of coir workers is another important objective of the scheme. Training programmes and EDPs(Entrepreneurs Development Programmes) are conducted by the Coir Board through its Regional training centers
    Mahila Coir Yojana(MCY), in particular, aims at women empowerment through provision of spinning equipment at subsidised rate after appropriate skill development(training) programmes
    Nature of assistance The training programme is for two months duration and a monthly stipend of Rs.750/- is now provided to the trainees. The honorarium for the trainer is limited to Rs. 5, 000/- per month. An amount of Rs.250/- per head per month is be provided as financial asistance to the training sponsoring agency to meet the operational cost.
    Under MCY Coir Board provides 75% cost of the motorised/ motorised traditional ratts as one time subsidy subject to a ceiling of Rs.7,500/- in the case of motorised ratt and Rs.3200/- for motorised traditional ratts.
    Who can apply? All micro, small and medium exporters, with FOB turnover of less than Rs.2.00 crore worth coir and coir products in the previous year and micro, small & medium entrepreneurs of coir and coir products, registered with the Coir Board, would be eligible for assistance under the scheme, provided they have not availed the facility from any other source for the same purpose or participated three times in the same exhibition to the same destination thrice with government assistance.
    How to apply? Selection of trainees for in-house training at NCT&DC will be made by inviting applications through advertisements in print and electronic media and through recommendation from the authorities of the coir producing States
    Selection of trainees for training programmes conducted at Regional Extension Centre will be made by the officer-in-charge of the centre through sponsoring of candidates by Trade Associations, Unit owners, Industries Department, NGOs, Co-operatives etc
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    3. Scheme for providing financial assistance to Coir units for infrastructure development under Plan (General)
    Related Scheme Development of Production Infrastructure (DPI) Scheme
    Description Coir Board is implementing the Plan Scheme ‘Development of Production Infrastructure’ with the objective of providing modern infrastructure facilities to the coir production units resulting in the improvement of productivity and quality and also creation of employment opportunities especially for women in the rural areas.
    Nature of assistance Under the DPI Scheme the Coir Board provides financial assistance to the coir production units @ 25% of the cost of equipments subject to a maximum of Rs.6 lakhs for setting up of defibering unit, Rs. 4 lakhs for automatic spinning unit and Rs. 5 lakhs for others including coir pith. For a composite or a multiple unit the maximum ceiling of financial assistance is Rs. 9 lakhs. The scheme also provides for extending financial assistance upto Rs. 2 lakhs for modernization/ renovation of the existing units.
    Who can apply? All new coir processing units registered with Coir Board under Coir Industry (Registration) Rules, 2008 and registered with the DIC of the respective region of the entire coir sector of the country with project cost exceeding Rs. 5 lakh each are eligible for assistance under the scheme.
    How to apply? The unit shall submit the application in the prescribed format for grant of financial assistance for new units under the scheme within 6 months from the date of commencement of production of the unit. The date of commencement of production should be supplemented by a Certificate issued by the General Manager, District Industries Centre of the respective area.
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    4. Scheme for providing insurance cover to Coir workers under Plan (General)
    Related Scheme Welfare Measures Scheme
    Description The Coir Board is implementing the Plan Scheme ‘Welfare Measures - Coir Workers Group Personal Accident Insurance Scheme with the objective of providing financial compensation to deceased/disabled coir worker/nominee. The entire insurance premium is paid by the Coir Board to the Insurance Company selected by calling quotations. The financial compensation is provided by the Insurance Company to the disabled coir workers or nominee of the disabled or deceased coir workers.
    Nature of assistance Compensation payable under the Scheme are given below.
    1. Accident death : Rs.50,000/-
    2. Permanent Total disability : Rs.50,000/-
    3. Permanent Partial Disability : Rs.25,000/-
    4. Provision for finger cut : Depending upon the finger and limited to applicable percentages of capital sum insured.
    Who can apply? Coir workers aged 18 years and above engaged in the industry (no upper age limit) are covered under the Insurance Scheme. The disabled coir worker or nominee of the disabled / deceased coir worker can apply for the claim. Considering the welfare of the women who form majority of the group proposed, the accident in their case will include death and disablement arising out of and traceable to sterilization and consequent complications, arising out of pregnancy, child birth, caesarian hysterectomy, removal of breast as well as murder and rape etc
    How to apply? In the event of an eligible admissible claim, the claim form should be submitted through the Officers of Coir Board authorized for the purpose within the time limit fixed by the disabled coir worker or nominee of the disabled / deceased coir worker
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    8. A Scheme for Promotion of Innovation, Rural Industry & Entrepreneurship.

    1. A Scheme for Promotion of Innovation, Rural Industry & Entrepreneurship(ASPIRE).
    Related Scheme Livelihood Business Incubators and Technology Business Incubators
    Description Objective of the scheme are as follows:- (i) Create new jobs and reduce employment,
    (ii) Promote entrepreneurship culture in India,
    (iii) Grassroots economic development at district level,
    (iv) Facilitate innovative business solution for unmet social needs, and
    (v) Promote innovation to further strengthen the competitiveness of MSME sector.
    Nature of assistance A-Livelihood Business Incubators by NSIC,KVIC,Coir Board or any other Institution or any other Institution or Agency of Govt. of India/State
    • Setting up LBI’s (100lakh for NSIC&ors. And INR 50 lakh for eligible agencies under ppp) for plant & machinery only.
    B- Technology Business Incubators 1-Incubation center
    • Support for Existing Incubators(INR 30 lakh for incubator capex*)
    • Setting up of New Incubator(INR 100 lakh for incubator capex*)
    2-Incubation of Ideas(INR 3 lakh per idea)
    3- Creation of Enterprise out of innovative idea(Seed Capital fund@ INR 1.00 cr. per incubator for enterprise creation@ 50% of project cost or 20 lakh per successful idea whichever is less)
    4-Accelerator workshop
    Who can apply? • Any individual, above 18 years of age as an incubate can be skilled;
    • Any entrepreneur who wants to set up start-ups;
    • Any technical/research institutes/universities including those in the field of rural and agro based industry;
    • Any institution or agency under the Government of India or any State Govt. in the field of technology, rural development and entrepreneur development, business management or any body corporate under PPP mode can set up LBI;
    • Any existing incubation centres operating currently under different Ministries and departments of the Govt. of India or institutions including National/regional level institutions of GOI/state Govts. To set up such centre dedicated to incubation and entreprise creation in the area of Agro based Industries and also new incubation centres to be set up by eligible private institutions including industry Association, along with the Academic Institutions, R & D laboratories, Universities, Govt. entities and Technology Parks;
    • Institutions registered under Socities Registeration Act, 1860;
    • Production Co-operative Societies and Charitable Trusts;
    • Existing Incubators and the incubators that have already availed Govt. Subsidy under any other scheme of Govt. of India or State Govt. for the same set of activities under Incubation are not eligible.
    How to apply? Proposal in the prescribed Performa along with necessary enclosures and endorsement from the Head of the existing incubator or from the Head of the Institution interested in setting up of new incubator may be sent to the following addresses:-
    The Member Convener,
    Scheme Steering Committee, ASPIRE,
    O/o The Joint Secretary (ARI) Division,
    Room No.171 Udyog Bhawan,
    New Delhi-110011.
    Tel-011-23061543, Fax-011-23062858.
    Email: js.ari@nic.in
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    DC MSME Scheme

    1. Scheme for 'Providing Financial Assistance on Bar-Code' an NMCP Scheme

    1. Reimbursement of registration fee for Bar coding
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Providing Financial Assistance on Bar-Code' an NMCP Scheme
    Description The financial assistance is provided towards 75% reimbursement of only one-time registration fee and 75% of annual recurring fee for first three years paid by MSEs to GS1 India for using of Bar Coding
    Nature of assistance Funding support for reimbursement of 75% of one time and recurring bar code registration fees.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
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    2. Scheme for 'Support for entrepreneurial and managerial development of SMEs through incubators'- an NMCP Scheme

    2. Support for setting up of ‘Business Incubators’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Support for entrepreneurial and managerial development of SMEs through incubators'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective is to provides early stage funding for nurturing innovative business ideas (new indigenious technology, processes, products, procedure etc.) which could be commercialized in a year.
    Nature of assistance Funding support for infrastructure development and pilot projects.
    Who can apply? Any individual or MSME having innovative idea near commercialization can apply to the host institution (e.g. (IITs , NITs, Technical colledges,reaearch institutes etc ) . The host Institutions can apply to office of DC-MSME or their nearest DIs for application.
    How to apply? 1. If you are an individual or MSME, contact your nearest host institution.
    2. If you are a host institution click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    3. Scheme for ' Enabling manufacturing sector to be competitive through Quality Management Standards and Quality technology tools'- an NMCP Scheme

    3. Funding support for conducting ‘QMS Awareness’ workshops
    Related Scheme Scheme for ' Enabling manufacturing sector to be competitive through Quality Management Standards and Quality technology tools'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description This support programs aims at organizing awareness campaigns to sensitize MSMEs, students from it is on Quality Management Standards/Quality Technology Tools and related DC-MSME schemes
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting training and awareness activities.
    Who can apply? Expert organisations and industry associations.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    4. Scheme for 'Building Awareness on Intellectual Property Rights' (IPR) for the Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises- an NMCP Scheme

    4. Funding support for conducting assessment of IPR related needs of MSMEs
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Building Awareness on Intellectual Property Rights' (IPR) for the Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The support programs aims to promoteassessment studies to identify the IPR needs of identified MSME clusters/industries and to recommend measures for strengthening of IP portfolio.
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting assessment studies.
    Who can apply? Industry associations and other technical experts.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    5. Scheme for 'Lean Manufacturing Competitiveness of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (LMCS)'- an NMCP Scheme

    5. Funding support for implementing ‘Lean Manufacturing’ projects
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Lean Manufacturing Competitiveness of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (LMCS)'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective is to enhance the manufacturing competitiveness of MSMEs through the application of various Lean Manufacturing (LM) techniques
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance for implementing pilot projects.
    Who can apply? 1. Interested industry associations.
    2. Group of approx. 10 MSME units which qualify under MSME-Development Act, 2006 and form an SPV (Mini Cluster).
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    6. Scheme for 'Setting up Mini Tool Room & Training Centres under PPP Mode'- an NMCP Scheme

    6. Funding support for setting up ‘Mini Tool Rooms’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Setting up Mini Tool Room & Training Centres under PPP Mode'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description Financial assistance would be provided by Govt of India (GOI) to set up Mini tool rooms through a Public Private Partnership mode. The mini tool rooms aim to provide facilities to MSMEs for design and manufacturing of toolings.
    Nature of assistance GOI would provide funds to meet a part of the project cost, the extent of which would be determined through a competitive bidding process.
    Who can apply? An individual, firm, company, association, NGO or society ,SPVs set up by States in partnership with private partners, State Govt or State Agencies, other than NGOs.SME-Development Act, 2006 and form an SPV (Mini Cluster).
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    7. Scheme for 'Building Design expertise of MSMEs Manufacturing sector (Design clinic scheme)'- an NMCP Scheme

    7. Funding support for implementing ‘Design’ projects
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Building Design expertise of MSMEs Manufacturing sector (Design clinic scheme)'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The support program aims to enable MSMEs develop new design strategies, get consultancy support from design experts and implement ‘Design’ projects.
    Nature of assistance Funding Support for implementing Design Projects.
    Who can apply? 1.MSMEs or Group of MSMEs as prime applicants.
    2. Others (academic institutes, design consultants) as co-applicants along with a designated MSME (prime applicant)
    3. Individual (e.g. design students ) as co-applicants in collaboration with the academic institution and MSME (prime applicant)
    Note: It is necessary for an MSME (prime applicant) to apply along with a design consultant as a co-applicant. If you are an MSME and are in search of a design consultant, please click here to view and get in touch with prospective partners as design consultants.
    How to apply? If you are an MSME or group of MSMEs click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    If you are a co-applicant, collaborate with an MSME or academic institution to apply for a project
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    8. Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme

    1. Enable participation of MSMEs in state/district level trade fairs and provide funding support
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description Provide marketing platform to manufacturing MSMEs through enabling their participation in State/District level exhibitions being organized by State/District Authorities/Associations
    Nature of assistance 1 .Free registration for participating in trade fairs
    Note: The selection of participants would be done by the MSME-DIs post the submission of application
    2.Reimbursement of 50% of to and fro actual fare by shortest distance/direct train (limited to AC II tier class) from the nearest railway station/bus fare to the place of exhibition and 50% space rental charges for MSMEs (General category entrepreneurs).
    3.For Women/SC/ST Entrepreneurs & Entrepreneurs from North Eastern Region Govt. of India will reimburse 80% of items listed above in Point (2)
    Note: The total reimbursement will be max. Rs. 30,000/- per unit for the SC/ST/Women/Physically Handicapped entrepreneurs, while for the other units the max. limit will be Rs. 20,000/- per person per MSME unit
    Note:The participant is required to submit follow-up proofs post attending the event to claim reimbursement. The proofs can be submitted after logging in online under the section “My Applications” or directly contacting a DI office.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on “View and Apply” button to view calendar and apply online for participating in trade fairs
    or else
    You can also contact your nearest MSME DI or associations and NGOs apply for participation.Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    2. Funding for conducting assessment and gap analysis related to packaging needs
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The support program aims to promote studies , assessment gap analysis with reference to the existing packaging procedures vis-à-vis the modern packaging techniques required for the export market.
    Nature of assistance Funding support (INR 10 Lakh) for conducting analytical studies.
    Who can apply? Competent agency as per the EOI guidelines.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    3. Funding support for conducting trade competition studies
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The support program aims to conduct studies is to identify sectors in which the products are threatened by international competition due to issues related to marketing/branding strategies
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting market research and analytical studies.
    Who can apply? Competent agency as per the EOI guidelines.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    4. Funding support for conducting awareness workshops on ‘Packaging Techniques’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description This support program aims at raising awareness on technology upgradation in packaging and building capacities and related DC-MSME schemes through organizing workshops (normally 1 day duration) for MSMEs
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting awareness activities.
    Who can apply? Competent agency as per the EOI guideline.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    5. Funding support for conducting skill development programs on ‘Modern Marketing Techniques’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The focus of this component will be on imparting training for upgrading the skills of cluster/product group members on modern marketing techniques . The training programmes will be designed and organized by the specialized institutes/industry associations by utilizing the services of the competent faculties from expert institutions . The programme will be designed for two days duration . The training of at least 20 persons in each cluster will be necessary.
    Nature of assistance Skill development.
    Who can apply? Competent agency as per the EOI guidelines.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    6. Funding support for implementation of pilot projects related to ‘Packaging Techniques’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective of the program is to promote adoption of modern packaging techniques through implementing pilot projects in select MSMEs
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting pilot projects.
    Who can apply? Competent agency as per the EOI guidelines.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    7. Funding support for setting up of ‘Marketing Hubs’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description Marketing hubs are being set up to provide facilities for B2B meeting among MSMEs, wholesale and retail marketing of MSME products, exploring the export opportunities for the MSME products ,to attract new customers and enhance the marketing reach of the MSMEs.
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance for infrastructure development.
    Who can apply? Others.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    8. Funding support to MSME for adopting Corporate Governance practices
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective is to encourage MSMEs to adopt good corporate governance practices. Office of the Development Commissioner (MSME) will identify MSME units for participating in the corporate governance activities on the basis of request received through the MSME- DIs, Industries Associations and NGOs.
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance for adopting corporate governance practices.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    9. Funding support to MSMEs belonging to North-East (NE) Regions for participation in marketing events
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The Office of the DC (MSME) will identify MSME clusters / units from NE region for participation in selected marketing events and exhibitions for displaying their products & services
    Nature of assistance Reimbursement of registration fee and travel cost for participation in marketing events.
    Who can apply? NGOs and Industry associations can receive requests from MSMEs and apply to Office of DC-MSME/nearest MSME-DIs. An MSME can contact MSME-DIs, Industries Associations and NGOs for application.
    How to apply? If you are an MSME, Industry Association or NGO, click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Remark- Application form will be different for MSME, Industry association, NGO in this case.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    10. Participate in awareness workshops on ‘Packaging Techniques’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Marketing Assistance and Technology Up-gradation of MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The workshops aim to encourage MSMEs adopt latest packaging techniques and provide DC-MSME scheme related awareness. The workshop will normally be of one-day duration.
    Nature of assistance Skill development.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs. Note: The selection of the MSMEs will be done on the basis of proposals received from MSME-Dis, industry associations, state govt and technical institutions.
    How to apply? The details of the workshop/training programme and registration facility will be provided by the respective organizer
    or else
    You can contact your nearest MSME-DI for more information. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    9. Scheme for 'Technology and Quality Upgradation (TEQUP) Support to MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme

    1. Funding for organizing awareness programs on Energy Efficiency
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Technology and Quality Upgradation (TEQUP) Support to MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description Energy efficiency workshops will be conducted in MSME clusters. The primary objective of this Activity is to handhold the MSME clusters in adopting energy efficient processes. The awareness programme will normally be of one day duration with the participation of at least 30 MSMEs.
    Nature of assistance Funding support for organizing training and awareness activities on energy efficiency.
    Who can apply? Expert organizations like PCRA, BEE,TERI, IITs, NITs etc. or State Govt. agencies like MITCON, GEDA etc., and the autonomous bodies of Central/State Govt are eligible to apply for funding support.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    2. Funding support for conducting energy audits, preparation of audit reports and detailed project reports (DPRs)
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Technology and Quality Upgradation (TEQUP) Support to MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The support program aims to handhold the MSME clusters in adopting energy efficient processes, conducting energy audits and preparing related reports (audit reports,DPRs)
    Nature of assistance Funding support to MSMEs, industry associations and expert agencies for conducting energy audits, preparing audit reports and DPR.
    Who can apply? MSMEs , Iindustry based associations of MSMEs and expert agencies . Please click on the button ‘Eligibility Criteria’ for details.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online. or else You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    3. Funding support for implementing pilot projects on ‘Energy Efficient Technologies’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Technology and Quality Upgradation (TEQUP) Support to MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective is to encourage MSMEs in adopting energy efficient technologies through implementation of pilot projects
    Nature of assistance Financial support through banks (SIDBI) to MSMEs for adopting energy efficient technologies.
    Who can apply? MSMEs.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Note: Submission of bankable DPR is a necessary for applying for the financial support.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    4. Funding support for 'Product Certifications'
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Technology and Quality Upgradation (TEQUP) Support to MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective is to provide subsidy to MSME units towards the expenditure incurred by them for obtaining product certification licenses from National Standardization Bodies or International Product Certifications
    Nature of assistance Reimbursement of expenditure incurred on product certification.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    5. Funding support for setting up of ‘Carbon Credit Aggregation Centres’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Technology and Quality Upgradation (TEQUP) Support to MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The support program aims to promote setting up of carbon aggregation centers in the potential clusters having adequate number of EET/Renewable Energy (RE) based projects
    Nature of assistance Funding support for infrastructure development.
    Who can apply? MSME associations, Technical Institutions, ESCOs.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    6. Participate in ‘Energy Efficiency’ workshop
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Technology and Quality Upgradation (TEQUP) Support to MSMEs'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The primary objective of the workshops is to encourage MSMEs adopt energy efficient processes and increase awareness about related DC-MSME schemes. The awareness programme will normally be of one day duration with the participation of at least 30 MSMEs
    Nature of assistance Skill Development.
    Who can apply? All MSME units from the selected clusters.
    How to apply? The details of the workshop/training programme and registration facility will be provided by the respective organizer
    or else
    You can contact your nearest MSME-DI for more information. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    10. Scheme for 'Promotion of ICT in Indian Manufacturing Sector (ICT)'- an NMCP Scheme

    1. Funding support for conducting ICT Awareness Workshop
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Promotion of ICT in Indian Manufacturing Sector (ICT)'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective is to sensitize the MSMEs in the identified cluster towards the benefits from the adoption of ICT tools in their production chain and business process through training and awareness workshops and increase awareness of related DC-MSME schemes
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance for conducting training and awareness activity.
    Who can apply? Technology providers and IT partners as selected as per the guidelines in EOI.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    2. Funding support for establishing National portal
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Promotion of ICT in Indian Manufacturing Sector (ICT)'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The scope of this activity includes setting up a National level portal connected with web portals at cluster level to facilitate e-commerce & e-catalogue related facility to MSMEs
    Nature of assistance Funding support for soft infrastructure upgradation.
    Who can apply? Any Govt. agency / IT company selected on the basis of EOI.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    3. Funding support for ICT infrastructure upgradation
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Promotion of ICT in Indian Manufacturing Sector (ICT)'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description To support upgradation of ICT infrastructure of MSMEs in the selected clusters, a one-time subsidy of 25 per cent,(subject to the prescribed ceiling,)will be provided to the MSMEs on the institutional finance availed by them for procurement of ICT related hardware and software.
    Nature of assistance Funding support to MSMEs for infrastructure upgradation.
    Who can apply? MSMEs.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    4. Funding support for setting up of ‘E-readiness Center’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Promotion of ICT in Indian Manufacturing Sector (ICT)'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description E-readiness centre will be set up for providing local solution and training of MSME staff,To establish an e-RC, the concerned SPV will provide land & building as per the requirement set out in the cluster-specific DPR The necessary hardware and software for the centre will be set up by the selected hardware vendor
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance for infrastructure development Note: The concerned SPV will provide land & building as per the requirement set out in the cluster-specific DPR. The necessary hardware and software for the centre will be provided by the selected hardware vendor.
    Who can apply? The designated nodal agency along with SPV and IT vendors. Please click on the button ‘Eligibility Criteria’ for further details.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    5. Participate in ‘ICT Awareness’ workshop
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Promotion of ICT in Indian Manufacturing Sector (ICT)'- an NMCP Scheme
    Description The objective is to sensitize the MSMEs in the identified cluster towards the benefits from the adoption of ICT tools in their production chain and business process through training and awareness workshops and increase awareness of related DC-MSME schemes
    Nature of assistance Skill Development.
    Who can apply? All MSME units.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    11. Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'

    1. Funding support for cluster related hard interventions
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'
    Description This support program aims to enhance and develop cluster infrastructure projects for facilities such as power distribution, water, telecommunication etc.
    Nature of assistance Funding support for cluster infrastructure development.
    Who can apply? State/UT Governments through an appropriate state government agency with a good track record in implementing such projects.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    2. Funding support for conducting soft interventions in MSME clusters
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'
    Description The several soft interventions include activities such as: General awareness, counseling, motivation and trust building, Exposure visits Market development including exports, participation in seminars Workshops and training programmes on technology upgradation etc
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting training and awareness activities.
    Who can apply? Implementing agencies like MSME-DIs, offices of state governments , national and international institutions engaged in development of the MSME sector, orany other institution/agency approved by the Ministry of MSME.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    3. Funding support for preparing cluster level ‘Detailed Project Report (DPR)’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'
    Description This support programs aims at conducting preparation of cluster level DPRs to analyze the technical feasibility and financial viability for setting up CFCs , infrastructural development project for new industrial estate/area/cluster and other aspects
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting analytical studies.
    Who can apply? Implementing agencies like MSME-DIs, offices of state governments , national and international institutions engaged in development of the MSE sector or any other institution/agency approved by the Ministry of MSME.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    4. Funding support for preparing cluster level ‘Diagnostic Study Report (DSR)’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'
    Description This support programs aims at conducting DSRs to map all business processes of the cluster units,do SWOT analysis, analyse problems and impediments, provide suggestions and a well drawn action plan for enhancing competitiveness of the units of the cluster on a self sustaining trajectory of growth
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting analytical studies.
    Who can apply? Implementing agencies like MSME-DIs, offices of state governments , national and international institutions engaged in development of the MSE sector or any other institution/agency approved by the Ministry of MSME.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    5. Funding support for setting up of ‘Common Facility Centers’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'
    Description The support programs aims to set up CFCs including tangible “assets” like Testing Facility, Design Centre, Production Centre, Effluent Treatment Plant, Training Centre, R&D Centre, Raw Material Bank/Sales Depot, Product Display Centre, Information Centre, and any other need based facility for balancing/correcting/improving production line that cannot be undertaken by individual units
    Nature of assistance Funding support for infrastructure development.
    Who can apply? Implementing agencies like offices of the Ministry of MSME, offices of state governments, national and international institutions engaged in development of the MSE sector or any other institution/agency approved by the Ministry of MSME.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    6. Funding support for setting up of common display centers for women
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'
    Description The GoI financial assistance (upto 40% of the project cost) shall be available to Associations of Women Entrepreneurs for establishing exhibition centres at central places for display and sale of products of women owned micro and small enterprises
    Nature of assistance The GoI financial assistance (upto 40% of the project cost) shall be available for infrastructure development.
    Who can apply? Association of women entrepreneurs.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    7. Participate in awareness programs on ‘Cluster Development’
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro & Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)'
    Description Soft interventions including general awareness, counseling, motivation and trust building, exposure visits, market development including exports, participation in seminars, workshops and training programmes on technology upgradation, etc will be conducted in the cluster for sensitizing the cluster on cluster development activities and trust building.
    Nature of assistance Skill development.
    Who can apply? All MSME units.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    12. Scheme for 'Credit Linked Capital Subsidy for Technology Upgradation (CLCS- TU)'

    1. Capital subsidy support on credit for technology upgradation
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Credit Linked Capital Subsidy for Technology Upgradation (CLCS- TU)'
    Description MSMEs can get a capital subsidy (~15%) on credit availed for technology upgradation
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance for availing credit and loan.
    Who can apply? 1. Banks and financial institutions can apply to DC-MSME for availing support.
    2. MSMEs need to directly contact the respective banks for getting credit and capital subsidy.
    How to apply? If you are a financial institution, click on “Apply Now” button below or else you can also directly contact the Office of DC-MSME. Click Here to view the contact details of Office of DC-MSME If you are an MSME, directly contact the respective banks/financial institutions as listed in the scheme guidelines.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    13. Scheme for 'Credit Guarantee Fund for Micro and SmalI Enterprises'

    1. Provision of collateral free credit for MSMEs
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Credit Guarantee Fund for Micro and SmalI Enterprises'
    Description Banks and financial institutions are provided funding assistance under this scheme so that they can in turn lend collateral free credit to MSMEs
    Nature of assistance Funding support to banks and financial institutions for lending collateral-free credit to MSMEs.
    Who can apply? Banks and financial institutions can apply to office of DC-MSME/MSME-DIs . for availing support. MSMEs need to directly contact the respective banks for getting credit.
    How to apply? 1. If you are a financial institution, directly contact Office of DC-MSME .
    2. If you are an MSME, directly contact the respective banks/financial institutions as listed in the scheme guidelines.
    3. Financial institution can click on apply now button to apply online.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines

    15. Scheme for 'Market Development Assistance (MDA) to MSMEs'

    1. Enable participation of MSMEs in international trade fairs and provide funding support
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Market Development Assistance (MDA) to MSMEs'
    Description Encourage participation of representatives from MSMEs under MSME India stall at International Trade Fairs/ Exhibitions.
    Nature of assistance 1.Free registration for participating in trade fairs
    Note: The selection of participants would be done by the MSME-DIs post the submission of application
    2.75% of air fare by economy class and 50% space rental charges for MSMEs (General category entrepreneurs).
    Note: The total subsidy on air fare & space rental charges will be restricted to Rs.1.25 lakh per unit and one person per MSME unit.
    3.For Women/SC/ST Entrepreneurs & Entrepreneurs from North Eastern Region Govt. of India will reimburse 100% of space rent and economy class air fare.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on “View and Apply” button to view calendar and apply online for participating in trade fairs Note: The participant is required to submit follow-up proofs post attending the event to claim reimbursement. The proofs can be submitted after logging in online under the section “My Applications”. You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    2. Funding support for contesting anti-dumping cases
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Market Development Assistance (MDA) to MSMEs'
    Description The assistance includes funding support for initiating/ contesting anti‐dumping cases by MSME Associations
    Nature of assistance Finding support for undertaking legal procedures.
    Who can apply? Industry Associations.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
    Apply Now Check Eligibility Application Procedure Download Scheme Guidelines
    3. Reimbursement of registration fee for Bar coding
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Market Development Assistance (MDA) to MSMEs'
    Description The financial assistance is provided towards 75% reimbursement of only one-time registration fee and 75% of annual recurring fee for first three years paid by MSEs to GS1 India for using of Bar Coding
    Nature of assistance Funding support for reimbursement of 75% of one time and recurring bar code registration fees.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
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    16. Scheme 'Strengthening of Training Infrastructure of existing and new Entrepreneurship Development Institutions'

    1. Funding support for strengthening of infrastructure of EDIs
    Related Scheme Scheme 'Strengthening of Training Infrastructure of existing and new Entrepreneurship Development Institutions'
    Description The financial assistance will be provided to EDIs for improvement in areas like building, training aids/equipment and other support services .The State Govt. will examine the expansion/modernisation programmes of EDIs.
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance to existing and new EDIs for infrastructure development .
    Who can apply? All EDIs.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
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    17. Scheme for 'Micro Finance Programme'

    1. Funding support to provide for security amount for extending credit to MFIs/NGOs
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Micro Finance Programme'
    Description The scheme of Micro-Finance Programme has been tied-up with SIDBI by way of contributing towards security deposits required from the MFIs/NGOs to get loans from SIDBI
    Nature of assistance Financial assistance to provide for security deposits for lending credit and loans.
    Who can apply? All NGOs and MFIs can contact SIDBI, all MSMEs can contact the NGOs and MFIs.
    How to apply? If you are an NGO, MFI , MSME , directly contact the espective banks/financial institutions as listed in the scheme guidelines
    or else
    contact your nearest MSME- DI to apply. Click Here to know the ontact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
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    18. Scheme for 'National Awards'

    1. National award for outstanding entrepreneurship
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'National Awards'
    Description The objective of the award is to recognize the achievements of successful entrepreneurs in MSMEs
    Nature of assistance All MSMEs with EM registration.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
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    2. National award for R&D efforts
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'National Awards'
    Description This award encourages in-house R&D efforts, promote qualitative development of MSMEs
    Nature of assistance Rewards and recognition to MSMEs along with financial assistance upto 1 lakh.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
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    3. National award in selected products
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'National Awards'
    Description This award is to encourage MSE to produce quality products conforming to national and international standards
    Nature of assistance Rewards and recognition to MSMEs along with financial assistance upto 1 lakh.
    Who can apply? All MSMEs with EM registration.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
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    19. Scheme for 'Supporting 5 selected universities / colleges to run 1200 entrepreneurship clubs per annum'

    1. Funding support for the formation of Entrepreneur's Clubs
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Supporting 5 selected universities / colleges to run 1200 entrepreneurship clubs per annum'
    Description The support program aims to support 5 universities to form and run entrepreneurship clubs ( one each from Northern, Western, Eastern, Southern and North East region ) for increasing networking and interaction among MSMEs. Each university would be required to run 240 clubs per year and each club may have a membership of 50 entrepreneurs.
    Nature of assistance Funding support to the selected universities for formation and operation of enterpreneurship clubs.
    Who can apply? 5 Universities will directly be selected by MSME-DI
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
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    2. Programs in Entrepreneurs Club
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Supporting 5 selected universities / colleges to run 1200 entrepreneurship clubs per annum'
    Description The E-clubs are intended to create a platform for entrepreneurs to come together through workshops/seminars, discuss common issues and identify solutions in areas such as obtaining certifications, participating in trade fairs, implementing of Quality Management Tools etc.
    Nature of assistance Funding support is available for for formation of entrepreneurship clubs, conduct meetings and management training activities. Free registration for club members.
    Who can apply? SISI, Universities, Club members/committee.
    How to apply? Contact your nearest entrepreneurship club for free registration.
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    20. Scheme for 'Trade Related Entrepreneurship Assistance and Development (TREAD) Scheme to Women'

    1. Funding support for conducting programs for empowerment of women
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Trade Related Entrepreneurship Assistance and Development (TREAD) Scheme to Women'
    Description Training organizations conducting training programmes for empowerment of women beneficiaries identified under the scheme would be provided a grant upto maximum limit of Rs. 1.00 lakh per programme provided such institutions also bring their share to the extent of minimum 25%(10% in case of NER) of the Government grant. The batch size for such a training activity will be at least 20 participants. Duration of the training programme will be minimum one month.
    Nature of assistance Funding support for conducting training program for women empowerment.
    Who can apply? Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs ), Entrepreneurship Development Institutes (EDIs), NISIET and the NGOs.
    How to apply? Click on Apply Now button below to apply online.
    or else
    You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply.
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    2. Loan related assistance to women
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Trade Related Entrepreneurship Assistance and Development (TREAD) Scheme to Women'
    Description The support programs aims to provide grant (up to 30% of the total project cost as appraised by lending institutions) to provide adequate security demanded by banks in the form of collaterals. GOI Grant and the loan portion from the lending agencies to assist such women shall be routed through eligible NGOs engaged in assisting poor women through any kind of income generating activities in non farm sector
    Nature of assistance Ease in availability of credit for women-led enterprises.
    Who can apply? The NGOs engaged in assisting poor women through any kind of income generating activities in non farm sector can apply to Office of DC-MSME/nearest DIs for financial assistance. Women led MSMEs can contact NGOs engaged in assisting poor women through any kind of income generating activities in non farm sector for assistance.
    How to apply? If you are an NGO (working for women groups or entrepreneurs) directly apply to DC-MSME or lending institution . If you are a women led MSME, contact the concerned NGO
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    3. Participate in training programs for women empowerment
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Trade Related Entrepreneurship Assistance and Development (TREAD) Scheme to Women'
    Description Skill development training will be provided to women applicant under the scheme. Duration of the training programme will be minimum one month. The batch size for such a training activity will be at least 20 participants
    Nature of assistance Skill development.
    Who can apply? Women entrepreneurs.
    How to apply? The details of the workshop/training programme and registration facility will be provided by the respective organizer (MSMEs, NGOs, EDIs or other expert organisations) or else You can contact your nearest MSME-DI for more information. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
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    21. Scheme for 'Entrepreneurship Skill Development Programmes (ESDP)'

    1. Participation in Entrepreneur Skill Development Programme
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Entrepreneurship Skill Development Programmes (ESDP)'
    Description The four kind of training programmes conducted by MSME-DIs include Motivation Campaigns, Entrepreneurship Development Programmes,Entrepreneurship Skill Development Programme, Management Development Programmes, which cover diverse skill set need of new and existing entrepreneurs.
    Nature of assistance 1. Skill Development.
    2. Participation in Entrepreneur Skill development programme is free of charge (No registration fees).
    Who can apply? Individuals and MSMEs.
    How to apply? Click on apply now (below) to view calendar and apply online for participating in the programs or else You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply for participation. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI.
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    22. Scheme for 'Vendor Development Programme for Ancillarisation'

    1. Participation in Buyer-Seller meets
    Related Scheme Scheme for 'Vendor Development Programme for Ancillarisation'
    Description MSMEs and large enterprises can participate in VDPs which are organized by MSME Development Institutes to provide common platform for interaction and display of the capabilities, products, goods and services
    Nature of assistance Free of cost registration in the event.
    Who can apply? All enterprises (Both the MSMEs and Large Enterprises).
    How to apply? Click on apply now (below) to view calendar and apply online for participating in the meets or else You can contact your near MSME-DI to apply for participation. Click Here to know the contact details of your nearest MSME-DI
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