IPR Facilitation (DC-MSME)
To enable the MSME sector face the present challenges of liberalization, various activities on IPRs are proposed under this scheme.
To enhance the competitiveness of the MSMEs sector, a scheme “Building Awareness on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)” for the MSME is administrated with the objectives as under :
To enhance awareness of MSMEs about Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs).
To take measure for the protecting their ideas and business strategies.
Assists to SMEs in technology up-gradation and enhancing competitiveness and for effective Utilization of IPR Tools by MSMEs.
Sensitize Entrepreures on IPR related matters by providing financial assistance for taking up the identified initiatives covering broad areas of interventions as noted below:-
Sensitising SMEs on IPR related issues by organizing Awareness / Sensitisation Programmes
Conducting Pilot Studies and Interactive Seminars / Workshops for selected Clusters and Groups of Industries.
Specialized Training programmes for Government officials and Industries.
Assistance is being provided to the Granted Patent & Geographical Indications.
Implementing agency has to contribute 10% of the GOI assistance for each activity prescribed in the scheme guideline.
Brief about major activities taken under the scheme
Awareness/ Sensitisation Programmes on IPR with financial assistance is upto Rs.1.00 Lakh per programme of one day duration each. This awareness programme may be organized by eligible implementing agencies like Industries Association, Chambers etc.
Interactive Seminars / Workshops IPR with financial assistance is upto Rs.2.00 Lakh per programme. This awareness programme may be organized by eligible implementing agencies like industries Association, Chambers etc .
Specialized training for Government official and Entrepreures to trend them on IPR related issues. For short-term training programme financial assistance is upto Rs.6.00 Lakh per programme is being provided and for long-term training programme financial assistance is upto Rs.45.00 Lakh per programme.
Setting up a Intellectual Property Facilitation Centre (IPFC) for MSMEs with financial assistance up to Rs.65.00 Lakh per centre. This awareness programme may be organized by eligible implementing agencies like expert agencies and prominent Industries Association etc.
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