Smart City should study Program Document and CITIIS Guidelines available at link.
SPVs interested in participating in the ‘City Innovation Challenge’ should ensure that they fulfil the SPV eligibility criteria.
The proposed projects should fulfil the Project eligibility criteria.
A handholding workshop will be held in September 2018 to provide guidance to the interested SPVs in their project applications.
This workshop will also facilitate discussions with national and international resource persons working in the four thematic areas proposed by CITIIS.
Following the preparatory workshop, the SPVs will have a month to complete their project application form and submit it on the SmartNet.
The SPVs will need to finalize “priority 1” project application form before proceeding to the next application.
Login credentials for access to application template on SmartNet will be shared with Smart City SPVs CEO.
Once the applications are submitted, the proposals will be scrutinized, graded and ranked by a jury comprising urban experts, representatives of expert institutions and organizations.
The scoring of proposals will be as per the following grid:
The shortlisted projects will be invited for an interview to be conducted in New Delhi during October - November 2018.
The final selection of the projects will be announced by the MoHUA.
At least one project would be selected from North Eastern and Himalayan States.
The financial and technical support will be formalized through the signature of a tripartite agreement between the SPV, the State Government and the MoHUA.