Timeline

April 11, 2022

Finalists Announcement

May-June, 2022

Proof of Concept

July, 2022

Final Pitch

July - Dec 2022

Learning Sessions

April 23 - May 1, 2022

Bootcamp

March 2nd & 3rd (Tuesday & Wednesday), 2022

March 15, 2022

Stage 2 - Last Date for Application

March 20 - April 8

February 27, 2022 (Sunday)

31st Dec, 2022

Graduation

Applications close for Stage -1 are CLOSED

Online Learning Session for Stage 1 Applicants (~ 2 hour session in batches)

Applications CLOSED for Stage - 2

Interviews of shortlisted applicants from Stage 2

 25 Finalists selected from the applicants will be announced. 

25 selected participants will join incubation training, the venue for which will be notified in due course.

Eight weeks (May/June 2022) to identify the problem/opportunity participants  will address, build a prototype, do market research, create a business plan and a pitch deck with mentorship along the way.

A chance to pitch and win a grant of Rs20L each (or investment in case of for-profits) for your idea/organization + mentorship and support to build and grow your idea. Only 8-10 organisations will receive grants/investment support.

Monthly learning sessions for 6 months on topics like

  • Sourcing volunteers

  • Creating great volunteering experiences

  • “Business development”

  • Digital marketing/social media

  • Fundraising for your enterprise

Startups “graduate” from the incubator at the end of 6 months, around Dec 31, 2022.