School Innovation Development Project (SIDP) - 2022-23

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Programme (IEDP) Introduction

Entrepreneurship Development and Innovation Institute, has launched comprehensive program named IEDP for entrepreneurship and innovation development for all Colleges, Polytechnics, ITIs, etc. SIDP is a new addition for School children under the IEDP division

Objectives of IEDP

SIDP – Overview

Target -School and Students

Districts 38
Schools 5,000+
Awareness to students 3,00,000+
Regional level boot camp 380 Teams (10 teams per District)
State level boot camp 40 Teams (1 team per District)
Final Pitch 40 Teams
Awards State Level Winners: 10 Teams (Rs.1 Lakh Cash)
State Level Runners: 30 Teams (Rs. 25,000 Cash)

Objectives of SIDP


    Igniting Entrepreneurship is provided to more than 3 lakh school students in more than 5000 schools. More than 12000 teams from all the districts are have been introduced to Innovation and Entrepreneurial Skill-Sets in the SIDP journey It will trigger the spark required to inspire other school students in future. At least 20% ATAL Labs will be utilized with students and teachers getting involved. At least 10% of Students involved in the next level (Boot Camps) may pursue innovation & technology oriented start-up as a career choice

School Level - Preparatory steps

Role of SIDP Guide Teachers

Role of Head Master / Head Mistress

Role of Chief Education Officer

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund - UNICEF

Department of School Education (DSE)

Further details please contact us:
IEDP Division

EDII-TN, Parthasarathy Kovil Street,
SIDCO Industrial Estate, Guindy
Chennai - 32