Ministry of Micro,Small & Medium Enterprises, Govt of India has started a Scheme for providing financial assistance for R & D activities of Coir Board under Central Sector Plan Scheme of Science & Technology (S&T) of the Coir Board.
Coir Board has been mandated with undertaking, assisting or encouraging scientific technological and economic research and maintaining and assisting one or more research institutions.
- To boost R&D department of Coir Board.
- To give financial assistance and other benefits to R&D units of Coir Board.
Assistance is provided only to the two R&D institutes functioning under the Coir Board-
- CCRI (Central Coir Research Institute),
- CICT (Central Institute of Coir Technology),
Grant is released to the two R&D institutes; CCRI Alleppey and CICT Bangalore by the Government through the Coir Board for R&D activities and creation of infrastructure & Civil construction / repairs etc. relating to R&D activities only as specified in the Action Plan under different Programme Heads of the Scheme.
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