CII Awards

Awards Process

CII Innovation Awards is a nine-stage funnel process:


login ID Creation

Applicant firm/company must create a login ID by providing a few basic information. The login credentials will be sent to the applicant’s email ID.


Online Initial Application submission

With the given login credentials, applicant must fill up the initial application form which includes an abstract about the organization, and its innovations.


Online Initial Application evaluation

Jury evaluates the initial application online and shortlist for the main application phase.


Online Main Application submission

Shortlisted applicants through the initial application process to access completing the Main Application Form.


Assessor Visit

A site visit by an assessor to corroborate contents submitted in the main application form.


First Jury meeting

The jury assembled for this stage to evaluate the contents of main applications and determine top 25 companies for the Grand Jury stage.


Grand Jury meeting

A grand jury comprising of Indian and International experts to decide the award-winning company in each of the category.


Awards Ceremony

Ceremony to be held in New Delhi to recognize the Award-winning companies.


Feedback Report

A detailed feedback report encompassing applicant firm’s innovation strengths and weaknesses on various firm level innovation parameters/indicators to be made available.