Venture Center

Explore innovation and entrepreneurship with our grants

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    The National Initiative for Developing and Harnessing Innovations (NIDHI) by the Department of Science & Technology supports idea-stage entrepreneurs through programs like NIDHI-PRAYAS. The grant program caters to idea-stage entrepreneurs with a physical product offering, who require support for prototyping. You can Avail Grant – in – aid upto Rs. 10 lakhs for prototype development.

    Nidhi Prayas

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    Biotechnology Ignition Grant

    A flagship initiative of BIRAC, is India's largest early-stage biotech funding program. BIG aims to foster idea generation, validate proof of concept, and stimulate enterprise formation by offering funding grants of up to INR 5 million (USD 70,000) to innovative projects for up to 18 months.


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    BFI-BIOME Kickstarter Initiative

    Kickstarter Initiatives projects (KI Project) aim to help healthcare technology entrepreneurs close key gaps in their technology advancement/ de-risking/ validation/ deployment projects via targeted interventions


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    CSR grants

    CSR grants for startups and Entrepreneurs

    CSR Grants