Startup India Funding Challange


‘An entrepreneur is someone who stands up to the universe, to all that has come before,
and says, “I can know your essence, I will change your expression.”

If you have a vision for the future, here is the chance you’ve always wanted

Powered by CNBC-TV18’s Young Turks and the Stern Fisher Angel Network


Not just your neighbourhood, or your city, or your state, but the country

If you have such an idea we would like to hear from you.

Eligibility Criteria

Organization has been in operation for 1-3 years

Potential for scaling up on a massive scale even if not operating countrywide from the beginning

Model that can be replicated globally and a mindset that sees the opportunity for doing so

Both for-profit and not-for-profit ideas welcome

Organizations outside India that have solutions for Indian markets and challenges are also welcome

A few exceptional organizations that do not fit the eligibility criteria will also be considered.

If your idea is selected by the experts, you will win:

Up to $1million angel funding per company

Access to Venture Capital firms for those that require a greater infusion of funds

Business incubation, virtual or physical


Profiling on Young Turks TV show

All submissions will receive specific feedback on their ideas.

Last date of entries is 25th March 2013

for more details:

for apply:

Mohit Bansal(23) is B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, India. He has interest in business and entrepreneurship and has published couple of research articles. He is also associated with various NGOs. He is with Techaloo when it was just in concept stage. The Techaloo site was not existing even then. Currently Mohit is working with Mu Sigma as a Business Analyst Profile.

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