Eligibility Criteria
  • Organizations applying for the Awards should be Indian entities / Indian citizens
  • Organization must have at-least 2 year of registered presence in India as on December 31, 2016
  • Employees of NetApp, sponsors and partners of the Awards are not allowed to participate in the Awards
  • The initiative can be a product / service / project / process / procedure / methodology implemented in the technology industry
  • The initiative entered for the Awards must be already implemented and should not be in a planning or conceptualizing stage
  • The initiative should have been implemented between January 1 and December 31, 2016
  • For Start-up award, the company should have been incorporated on or after December 31, 2014
  • The initiative must be implemented in the Indian operations of the Applicant
  • The initiative nominated/ applied must be developed within the participating Organization. An Organization cannot participate on behalf of its sister units; parent organization or other organizations under the parent organization
  • The Applicant should not be a winner of the Award in any of the previous years for the same initiative/ innovation
  • The final eligibility of the Participant will be subject to the discretion and approval of the Jury