Info-pedia : ATL Marathon 2023-24

Info-pedia : ATL Marathon 2023-24

Context -

Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, YuWaah, and UNICEF, opens applications for the 'ATL Marathon 2023-24.'

About ATL Marathon:

  • National-level innovation challenge for young innovators in India.
  • Aim: Solve community problems and develop innovative solutions as working prototypes.
  • Hosting partner: Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Previous edition witnessed 12,000+ innovations from school students.
  • Theme: "India's 75th Republic Day."
  • Problem statement categories: Space, Agriculture, Inclusivity, Disaster management, Mobility, Health, Education & Skill Development.
  • Open to all schools across India, whether connected to an Atal Tinkering Lab or not.
  • ATL Marathon 2022-23 will adopt 8 themes – like Education, health, Digital Economy etc.

Atal Innovation Mission (AIM):

  • Launched in 2016 by NITI Aayog.
  • Government of India's flagship initiative to foster innovation and entrepreneurship.