Coveted Industry Award

GITA Global Technology Development Award

The Award aims to recognise companies that focus on technology development through global collaborative ventures in a spirit of innovation leading to technological breakthroughs.

About GITA Global Technology Development Award

Recognizing companies which have developed cutting edge technologies

GITA Awards for Excellence in Global Technology Development by Global Innovation and Technology Alliance (GITA), recognize and celebrate companies and firms registered in India for having developed cutting edge technologies through global partnerships with industry and academia, contributing to business sustenance and development. This has been launched to promote and fulfill the grand vision of our Hon’ble Prime Minister of building ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ (a self-reliant India). The Awards acknowledge commendable breakthroughs in innovative technologies related to:

  • Products and
  • Processes

that have made a difference through successful knowledge collaborations among Indian and overseas companies and/or academic/research institutions.



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Who Can Apply

The applicant company can belong to the following categories -Large, Medium & Small –(MSMEs).

Note : All necessary documents supporting the claims should be enclosed with the application. Proof of the stated figures (a certificate by the auditors) is to be uploaded along with the initial application form. Medium/ Small Enterprises are companies registered under the Companies Act 1956 as well as under a Partnership Deed or Sole Proprietorship


Large Enterprises

Annual TO should be more than Rs. 250 crore

Medium Enterprises

Annual TO should be equal to or less than Rs. 250 crore

Small Enterprises

Annual turnover should be equal to or less than Rs. 50 crore

Check the benefits

Why To apply

GITA Global Technology Development Award gives excellent opportunity for a global exposure to your innovation along with bundle of valuable benefits to winners as well as applicants

Benefits to Applicants


Independent & qualified panel of jury

Evaluation of company’s/firm's innovation and technology development capabilities by a panel of renowned Jury members


Inspiring benchmarks

Benchmarking your company/firm amongst top innovative organizations involved in global technology partnership for development and commercialization


Widening the network

Inclusion in GITA’s database of top ranking Indian companies/firms engaged in cutting edge technology development with global collaborations


World of Business Opportunities

Get funding opportunities to facilitate technology development and commercialization by Government agencies and other institutions, B2B opportunities for technology transfer, sourcing of products/services, business partnership etc. by overseas and other Indian companies/firms


Feature in e-book

Opportunity to get featured in the e-book championing Indian companies/firms practicing development of frontier technologies; the e-book to be disseminated widely through CII website, CII overseas offices, Indian Missions abroad etc.

Benefits for Winners

  • Recipient of the annual GITA Global Technology Development Award from a DST-CII owned reputed innovation apex management agency.
  • Recognition as an innovative driven organisation amongst the industry.
  • Facilitate your company exhibition in the annual global event called GITA Foundation Day.
  • Feature in E-book on innovative technologies from India to be circulated in GITA’s database, overseas Indian missions, government officials and GITA’s global partner countries. This will be a source to collaborate and partner with members looking for technology intensive products, processes and services.
  • Promotion through GITA’s website, social media and other channels.
  • Promotion through GITA’s platforms (national and international) as one of the top R&D driven organizations

Hurry! Apply Now! Last date to apply is 30th September 2021

How to Apply


Register through the awards website with basic information and receive your login details on your email. Click here to apply

Application Form

Fill in the application form after logging in.

Submit Application

Submit the application along with the necessary fee.


  • Make sure to check the eligibility of your entry.
  • Submissions should be clear, concise and persuasive.
  • Keep saving your application periodically.
  • After final submission, no changes will be allowed in the application form
  • Payment of fee is essential for the entry to be processed further
  • Fee, once paid, will not be refunded under any circumstances


Award Categories

GITA Global Technology Development Awards are for three categories with each category having two awards

GITA Global Technology Development Award for Large Companies – 2 Awards

GITA Global Technology Development Award for Medium Companies – 2 Awards

GITA Global Technology Development Award for Small Companies – 2 Awards

The Timeline


Note the date for events. The award ceremony date is subject to change and will be announced at least one month prior to the date of the event

Date of Announcement 1st June 2021
Last date of submission of application (along with the application fee) 30th September 2021
Announcement of Winners and Award ceremony November 2021
Award Ceremony on GITA Foundation Day last week of November at the GITA Foundation Day
Assestment By


Independent & renowned jury panel will evaluate Company’s Innovation and R&D capabilities

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