The National Innovation Foundation – India (NIF), set up by the Department of Science and Technology, building upon the Honey Bee philosophy , has taken major initiatives to serve the knowledge-rich, economically poor people of the country. It is committed to making India innovative by documenting, adding value, protecting the intellectual property rights of the contemporary unaided technological innovators, as well as of outstanding traditional knowledge holders and disseminating them on a commercial as well as non-commercial basis.

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam IGNITE 2015 Award