Welcome to 3M-CII “Young Innovators Challenge Awards 2020”!
If you have an idea or an innovation at work that is creating positive change, we have an opportunity for you to showcase it. Take a moment to:


  •   Read the Challenge Overview, Guidelines, Participation Eligibility and Assessment Criteria carefully.  These resources will help you submit a quality entry. Do elaborate on the social impact on the community your idea or innovation serves as that is a prime assessment criterion to move ahead during the evaluation process.
  •   Use multimedia to bring your stories to life! You may upload self-made videos of your work on YouTube and share the link in the entries. Please ensure any pictures provided are 300dpi in resolution and shared via GDrive link and Videos are shared via Youtube. This will keep the file size of your entries within limits of email transmission.
  •   Please respond to all the mandatory questions that are star marked.  

Please take your time to build a strong entry — you can send us your submissions both offline and online. All offline submissions should be sent to 3m.yica2020@gmail.com while online submissions should be made through this online form The deadline for submission of entries is 25th July 2020. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to share your work across wide stakeholders.

Please note: It is advisable that participants first download the download the offline word document entry form and prepare the responses on offline mode with relevant information. Thereafter, it will be simple to cut and paste responses into the online form and make a submission. This will ensure the protection of entries under construction against any potential technical glitches due to internet issues. 


Submissions Closed for the Season

Submissions Closed