Rural Technology Programme


KSCSTE is in the process of e-office implementation with effect from 01.08.2017.  Therefore all correspondance/Documents/Proposals/Reports shall be submitted to Director, KSCSTE, Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, Trivandrum In addition, the soft copy of all correspendance/Documents/Proposals/Reports in the PDF form (not exceeding 15 MB) shall be forwarded to the email id: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment has constituted this scheme for the purpose of providing assistance in the form of grants to promote and support the traditional rural technology and upgrade them, so that it could be perfected for wider applications and employment generations and to reduce the drudgery of the rural households. A separate scheme titled ‘Grass root Innovation Augmentation Networking (GIAN)’ is also implemented in collaboration with National Innovative Foundation, to promote grass root level innovations and to provide helping hands to grass root innovators to perfect the technology and to convert their innovations to an enterprise level. This scheme envisages promoting and augmenting innovations and resulting in technological advancements in our State.



       Norms for Submission of SE & UC as per KSCSTE Council(M)OrderNo.144/2017/KSCSTE dated 26-05.2017


Please download the Terms and Conditions & Guidelines and the Application format from this site, fill up the application form and send copies (both Hard and Soft) to

For further details 

Dr. Ajit Prabhu V.
Joint Director & Scientist - 'F'
Head, Technology Development and Project Management Division
Sasthra Bhavan, Pattom, 
Thiruvananthapuram - 695 004
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Ph No: 0471 - 2548 252, 0471 - 2548 230