“Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE)”is one of the innovative programs by the Department of Science & Technology for attraction of talent to science. The basic objective of INSPIRE is to communicate to the youth population of the country the excitements of creative pursuit of science  and attract talent to the study of science at an early stage and build the required critical human resource pool for strengthening and expanding the Science & Technology system and R&D base.

INSPIRE Internshipis a component of “Scheme for Early Attraction of Talents for Science (SEATS)” under the INSPIRE Program. Students are selected for summer/ winter camps on an annual basis to provide them an opportunity to interact with global Leaders in science and experience the joy of innovations. Annually 50,000 students who are among top one percent in their X Board Examination and pursuing science in standard XI are benefited through these summer/ winter camps. These camps nourish the curiosity of children in science; help them to think out of the box and inspire them the students at an early age of 16-17 years (i.e. in XI standard) to pursue a research career

About GD Goenka University

G.D. Goenka University offers a broad range of undergraduate and graduate degree and diploma programs in basic sciences, Basic & Applied Sciences, medical & allied sciences, architecture & planning,fashion & design, humanities & social sciences, hospitality, education and management. G.D.Goenka University is guided by the philosophy that new thinking in the areas of teaching, learning, research and training are pivotal in making students tomorrow’s leaders and giving them a world view. Also, we are dedicated to promoting equality and recognise the advantages of a diverse student population. We welcome students from a wide variety of groups. The University has the best of facilities, laboratories with state of the art equipment, dedicated video conference facilities, virtual learning facilities and fully equipped conference rooms. These are all designed to extract the best and most creative qualities from the students

About DST

The Department of Science and Technology, established on 3rd May, 1971, has played a catalytic role in the promotion of research and development in science and technology and has served the function of a nodal department organizing, coordinating and promoting scientific activities in the country. The Department strives to strengthen the foundation of science and technology base of India and launch programmes with long term benefits

Important Dates

Last date for receipt of filled-in application

December 26, 2019

Students reporting date:

January 06, 2020 (by 8.30 am)

INSPIRE Science Camp:

January 06-10, 2020

Application Form