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Q-Prize- Make In India Contest for Startups…Can Win Rs. 2.5 Cr…

If you are running a startup or have an idea??…then you can win Rs. 2.5 Cr

The Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and Qualcomm through its venture investment arm, Qualcomm Ventures, announced Thursday, the “QPrize Make in India” contest for startups, which will award $350,000 (roughly Rs. 2.3 crores) in equity investment as prize money to the winning startup

THE CONTEST 

The goal of the contest is to catalyse India’s startup community to drive the entire value chain from innovation to creating a local product design and manufacturing ecosystem manufacturing in India, DIPP said.

Startups can submit their entries to the contest on the Make in India website, the last date for submitting entries is February 12, 2016. DIPP will announce the shortlist on February 15, 2016.

Shortlisted companies will be invited for the final pitch presentation during the grand finale on February 18, 2016, which will be held at the Make in India Centre, MMRDA Grounds, Bandra – Kurla Complex.

 

FACTS :

To submit your entry, download the application form  here, fill your startup details and email it to c_nkmara@qti.qualcomm.com, for further information please click here.

Important Dates for you: 

• Contest opens on February 4, 2016

• Start-ups can submit their entries on the DIPP / Make in India website.

• Last date for submitting entries is February 12, 2016

• DIPP will announce the shortlist on February 15, 2016

• Shortlisted companies will be invited for the final pitch presentation during the grand finale on February 18, 2016

• Jury will consist of eminent names from the Government, industry and Qualcomm

• Winner will be awarded US$ 350,000 (Rs. 2 Crore) as equity investment from Qualcomm Ventures

Go Indore go…….

 

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