TN Initiatives

TN Initiatives 

Portal for benet of private schools

  • The Tamil Nadu Government launched a portal established by the School Education Department for processing applications for opening private schools and getting fresh government recognition or extension of recognition for schools.
  • Over 15,000 private schools will be benetted from the portal. 

Installation of Transponders

  • TN Government launched a scheme for installing transponders in over 4,990 shing vessels at a total cost of 18.01 crore. 
  • The transponders, developed by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), would help fishermen in the high seas communicate with the authorities in the mainland in case of emergency

Initiatives for Startups

    • The Tamil Nadu Startup and Innovation Mission (StartupTN) has announced special packages of assistance for green tech, rural impact and wo­men led start-ups.
    • The government launched a portal,, to connect start­ups and aspirant mentees with mentors.
    • The startups that qualied for the Tamil Nadu Startup Seed Grant Fund (TANSEED) are eligible for the financial assistance.
  • Women led Startups are those startups that should be owned by women or co-founded by a group of women having a minimum equity of 75% in the enterprise.
  • Green tech Startups which take upon commercially viable infrastructure projects that promote sustainability and circularity will be funded by the Green Climate Fund.


  • TANSEED was launched to support early stage start­ups with a seed grant of up to 10 lakh each. 
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