An individual/a group/a company meeting the below mentioned criteria may apply for the award.
1 Best Innovative Development of Solid Dosage Form of the year :
a) The development should be innovative with creativity
b) The innovation should be fundamental yet practical
c) The nominee should provide characteristic features of the innovative Solid Dosage Form, along with documentary evidence for its stability and uniqueness
d) The innovation should address an unmet scientific need related to Indian population/a disease or meeting special demands of the region
2 Best Innovative Packaging of the year for a Solid Dosage Form :
a) Should possess unique features
b) The packaging should be innovative with creativity.
c) The nominee should provide the characteristic features of the packaging
d) Suggestive or implemented packaging system should increase the quality of medicine for better therapeutic benefits.
e) Documentary evidence should be provided to prove that the medicinal product remains stable for the expected shelf life mentioned on the label in new package.