The chief aim of Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy is preservation and promotion of Konkani language, art, literature and culture. The Academy has been established with the purpose of promoting the growth of Konkani and its allied activities in the region.
- To initiate, assist and implementation of projects or schemes of research in the field of Konkani language, literature and culture.
- To initiate, assist or undertake publication in Konkani language, the results of such research.
- To initiate, assist or undertake publication in Konkani language such as journals, books, papers, periodicals, magazines etc.
- To encourage writers, artistes, researchers, collectors etc. and to bring Konkanis from various areas under one umbrella.