Innocity Youth
Entrepreneurship Program
Supported by SAP

The Program aims to nurture entrepreneurial skills in the youth to develop job creators among the graduates of our colleges and universities.

ABOUT
PROGRAM

The Program will scout and support final year students/fresh graduates to understand the basics of starting a startup thus nurturing their entrepreneurial skills. The aim is to nudge them towards becoming entrepreneurs and job creators and developing a community based approach where mentors, business leaders, & professionals support and mentor such Student Startups. The program is presently for students of educational institutes based out of Gujarat, Rajasthan and the North East.

PROGRAM OFFERINGS

GRANT

Top 15 ideas would be provided grant of INR 75,000 each for working on an initial prototype of their idea.

PITCH

Shortlisted teams get a chance to pitch in front of angel investors, venture capitalists and successful entrepreneurs for funding and mentorship.

WORKSHOPS

Selected teams get access customized workshop on designing a B-Plan, creating a Pitch Deck along with feedback on their business idea.

INCUBATION

Knowledge Sessions, Mentoring, Action Plan development and progress review for selected student Startups.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Students in the final year of their Bachelors/Post-Grad degree or PhD

  • Recent graduates who have completed/will complete their studies in 2021

  • A team of minimum 1 and maximum 3 students

  • A viable business idea and an intention to start a startup post completion of studies

SELECTION PROCESS

There will be a total of 4 rounds for the selection process of Top 15 teams.

  • Round 1: Apply for the Program

    Candidate should submit an online application form for initial round of selection

  • Round 2: Submission of Pitch Deck

    Shortlist of Top 100-120 applicants. Applicants need to submit a pitch deck.

  • Round 3: Booster Session

    Shortlist of Top 60 applicants. The applicants will get feedback on the pitch deck.

  • Round 4: Elevator Pitch

    Shortlist of Top 30 applicants. These applicants will deliver their pitch to the jury.

  • Announcement of Winners

    Selection Top 15

TIMELINE

  • Submit Application (Round 1): 11th June - 18th July
  • Knowledge Session: 21st June- 3rd July
  • Pitch Deck Session(Round2): 21st July
  • Submit Pitch Deck: 31st July
  • Booster Session(Round3)- 9th - 11th August
  • Announcement of Top 30: 17th August
  • Elevator Pitch(Round4): 22nd - 24th August
  • Top 15 Winners announcement: 27th August

PARTNERS

  • Institutional Partners

Contact

Please contact the below mentioned team members for any queries related to the program-