Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge at [Digital India]

Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge Registration / Login / Participate at, apply online for Digital India Aatmanirbhar App Innovate Challenge started by PM Modi, last date for submission is 18 July 2020, check complete details here
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MeitY in partnership with Atal Innovation Mission – Niti Aayog launches Digital India AatmaNirbhar Bharat Innovate Challenge. This Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge will identify the best Indian Apps that are already being used by citizens and have the potential to scale and become world class Apps in their respective categories. People can now make registration / login for Self Reliant India App Innovation Challenge at the official website at

This Innovation Challenge comes with various cash awards by the central govt. and incentives of featuring Apps on Leader Boards. It seeks to create an ecosystem where Indian entrepreneurs and Startups are incentivised to ideate, incubate, build, nurture and sustain technology. These Tech solutions can serve not only citizens within India but also the world.

PM Modi encourages youth by saying that he will too join the newly created mobile applications in this Innovate MyGov App Challenge. The mantra is to “Make In India” for India and the world.

Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge 2020 Registration

Time needed: 5 minutes.

Below is the complete process to make registration / login and participate in the App Innovation Challenge:-

  1. Visit Official Website

    Firstly visit the official MyGov Innovation App Challenge Website at

  2. Register at Homepage

    At the homepage of Digital India Atmanirbhar Bharat Innovate Challenge, click at the “Register” button present in the main menu.

  3. Open Registration Form

    Accordingly, the Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge Registration Form will appear as shown below:- Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge Registration Form

  4. Register with E-Mail / Mobile / Social Profile / SMS

    At the opened registration form page, people can fill the E-Mail ID / Mobile number details in the registration form to create a new account. Moreover, people can even register with social profile like facebook, google, twitter, linkedin or can even make registration with SMS.

  5. Login to Check Latest Initiatives

    After making registration, people can make login to check the Latest Initiatives section as below:-Digital India Aatmanirbhar Bharat App Innovate Challenge

  6. Participate in Atmanirbhar App Innovation Challenge

    Upon clicking the “Digital India Aatmanirbhar Bharat Innovate Challenge” section, the app details page will appear. People can click at the “Participate” tab to open the Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge online participation form as shown below:- Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge Participation Form

  7. Fill Participation Form to Complete Apply Online Process

    Interested applicants can now fill in the details in the Digital India Aatmanirbhar Bharat App Innovate Challenge participation form and click at the “Submit” button to participate in the challenge.

Eligibility Criteria

Only Indian Entrepreneurs and start-ups will be eligible to submit their entries in various categories.

Important Dates

Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge Important Dates
Launch Date of Innovate App Challenge4 July 2020
Last Date to Submit Participant Entry18 July 2020 (5:30 p.m)
Screening of Entries Received20 July to 24 July 2020
Evaluation by the Jury27th to 3rd August 2020
Final Announcement7 August 2020

Categories in which New Apps can be made

The Aatmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge is being launched in the following 8 broad categories:-

  • Office Productivity & Work From Home
  • Social Networking
  • E-Learning
  • Entertainment
  • Health and Wellness
  • Business including Agritech and Fintech
  • News
  • Games

There may be several sub categories with the above mentioned 8 categories for participation in the App innovation challenge.

Awards / Cash Prize

Following awards would be given in the 8 categories in Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge:-

First PrizeRs. 20 lakhs
Second PrizeRs. 15 lakhs
Third PrizeRs. 10 lakhs

For the purposes of evaluation, Jury may create sub categories in each category and then Apps will be classified into respective subcategories, based on functionality and evaluated. In case Sub Categories are created, the Prize Money for each sub category within each category will be as below:-

First PrizeRs. 5 lakh
Second PrizeRs. 3 lakh
Third PrizeRs. 2 lakh

Evaluation Parameters / Selection Process

The evaluation parameters includes ease of use, robustness, security features and scalability. There would be a 2 stage selection process for Digital India Aatmanirbhar App Innovate Challenge. First is the screening of the eligible entries, second is the evaluation by the jury with actual demo. The selection process will include jury with experts from the private sector, academia to evaluate. The shortlisted apps would be awarded and will be put on the leader boards. Moreover, government will adopt suitable apps and guide them to maturity.

For more details, visit the official website at

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