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EDII-TN established in 2001, the Entrepreneurship Development and Innovation Institute (EDII), Chennai is an apex organization in the field of entrepreneurship education and self - employment promotion in the state of Tamil Nadu.

EDII was constituted by the Government of Tamil Nadu as a not-for- profit society and is administered by the Department of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME). Headed by the Director of the Institute, EDII is managed under the superintendence of a Governing Council, appointed by the Government of Tamil Nadu.

             Innovation Voucher Programme (IVP) is a unique State Government initiative to promote research and innovation among MSMEs/Start-ups from Agriculture, Horticulture, Veterinary, Fisheries, Engineering, Waste Management, Health, Automobiles, Nano-Technology, Electronics etc. The selection process is done with screening committee at the State level to support innovative ideas with Grant upto Rs. 2 lakhs under Voucher A for converting the Idea into working Prototype and upto Rs. 5 lakh under Voucher B for commercialization support.

                  Innovation Voucher Programme encourages the MSMEs and start-ups to utilize the services of a knowledge partner for furthering their innovative enterprises at the stage of pre-development and product or process development activities.

EDII-TN invites Application for the empanelment of Knowledge partner from the throughout Tamilnadu.


       Institutions can download the form and apply for the Knowledge Partner along with required copies of supportive documents as mentioned in the application.


      Institutions  may send their application along with attested copies of supporting certificates soft copy to email id: dir@editn.in and Hard copy to the following address on or before 15.03.2024.



The Additional Chief Secretary/

Entrepreneurship Development And Innovation Institute

EDI-Institute Avenue, SIDCO Industrial Estate, Ekkattuthangal, Guindy, Chennai -600032,

Phone No. 044-2252081, 82, 83.

For any queries the candidates may contact

Phone No. 044-2252081, 82, 83 (Between 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM).


Click Here to download Application for Empanellment of Knowledge Partner EDII-TN Innovation Voucher Programme