WOMENPreneur is an 11 month incubation program for aspiring Women entrepreneurs of all stages from idea to growth stage. It aims to develop innovative, sustainable and scalable solutions which have capacity to solve pressing issues.
12 Startups graduated from the 1 st Cohort and all of them are successful exits. These startups come from all parts of the country and were part of a uniquely designed highly customized incubation program for women.
The second cohort of 13 startups is on its way and focuses on women in Science & Technology. The cohort has a good mix of startups from all sectors be it MedTech, HealthTech, EdTech, AgriTech, eCommerce, Housing and Livelihood.
The startups are supported with 360D support, Product Planning, Lean Business Model, Financial Modelling, Exhaustive Mentoring support, Business Networking, Business Development, Sales & Marketing support and access to funding.
Ventures in which woman or a group of women holds maximum percentage of shares.
The startup should solve a critical national/social problem in an Innovative, Transformational way with the help of Technology and seeks to bring social/commercial value.
Social & Commercial Startups can apply. Technology startups will be given preference.
The mission and practices of the venture must focus on quantifiable return by using technology.
Unregistered ventures that are operational are can also apply.
There is no age restriction on any individual to participate.
Individual and team participation is allowed.
We believe in promoting start-ups that require assistance in the form of becoming investible, need support on business & financial modelling and exhaustive mentoring.
- A conducive environment for women startups to grow.
- Extensive mentoring by domain experts.
- Diagnostic Panels on various aspects by cross sector experts.
- Co-working Space.
- Free incubation facilities.
- Capacity building workshops.
- Access to huge AIC Banasthali network.
- Access to the world-class labs in campus.
- Investors connect and funding opportunities.
- Support from AIC Banasthali in developing an operational business and financial model.
|01st – Jan – 2019||Inviting applications|
|31st – Jan – 2019||Last date of registration|
|28th – Feb – 2019||Announcements of results|
|07th to 10th – March 2019||3 Day Bootcamp at AIC, Banasthali Vidyapith|
|April 19 to Jan 2020||Incubation program for selected women-led startups|
|February 2020||Demo Day & Investors Meet|