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Access to Stipend Fellowship under NIDHI-EIR Program

7th Call is Open Now

Call open for applications for the KIIT-TBI NIDHI-EIR program

About
NIDHI-EIR PROGRAM

Entrepreneurs-in- Residence (EIR) Programme is one of the programs introduced under NIDHI to inspire the best talents to be entrepreneurs, to minimize the risk involved in pursuing start- ups, and to partially set off their opportunity costs of high paying jobs. The NIDHI-EIR programme provides tremendous opportunities for innovative entrepreneurs to expand their networks and get critical feedback on their ventures in order to promote their entrepreneurial career goals and aspirations.

Objectives of NIDHI-EIR:

To encourage graduating students to take to entrepreneurship by providing support as a fellowship.
To make pursuing entrepreneurship related to a technology business idea more attractive amongst available career options.
To provide a prestigious forum for entrepreneurs to pursue their ventures without any additional risks involved in technology based businesses.
To enable creation of new start-ups by entrepreneurs and significant progress towards raising funding or investment.
Grant Stipend maximum of Rs.30,000/- per month with a minimum level of Rs.10,000/- per month for a period of 12 months.
Supports from faculties and mentors, assigned as mentor to individual EIR Fellow in business planning and execution
Participation of EIR fellow in any programme organised by KIIT-TBI
Office space, administrative support and a stipend to work on their entrepreneurial idea and turn the innovative idea into viable businesses
Provide mentorship and handholding for activities related to IP management, legal and contract, mobilizing resources and other business development related activities

Benefits for the EiR fellow

The Programme thus encourages enterprising individuals to venture out and pursue daring entrepreneurial ideas as well as enhances the quantity and quality of startups

A glimpse of our EiR Fellows

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Call 5

Kaushik Bose

Kaushik Bose

Project Title: Azeedo-Crop Defender
Industry: Pesticide Production
Prabhasraj Panigrahi

Prabhasraj Panigrahi

Project Title: Golem Kit
Industry: Electronics/Embedded
Trimbak Kawdikar

Trimbak Kawdikar

Project Title: Venepuncture Guide
Industry: Health tech
Sarpras Swain

Sarpras Swain

Project Title: Fabrication of a low-cost rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing device
Industry: Healthcare
Sailendra Singhdeo

Sailendra Singhdeo

Project Title: A Novel Diesel Fuel Additive & its Automated Dosing System
Industry: Automobile/Fuel/Additives
Pritam Dhalla

Pritam Dhalla

Project Title: AI enabled acoustic device—generating electrode-less ECG using audio-biomarker, for earlydetection of heart abnormalities.
Industry: Healthcare
Prithviraj Dasgupta

Prithviraj Dasgupta

Project Title: Venom Plasma
Industry: Manufacturing/Healthcare

Call 4

Shibashis Panda

Shibashis Panda

Project Title: Artificial Intelligence based Health Data Analysis
Industry: Healthcare
Shamik Guha

Shamik Guha

Project Title: Smart Helmet
Industry: IOT
Nihar Ranjan Panda

Nihar Ranjan Panda

Project Title: Personal Transport Vehicle
Industry: Automobile
Satyabrata Jena

Satyabrata Jena

Project Title: FoodBots - Street Food Vending Machine
Industry: Automation

Call 2

Arghya Kamal

Arghya Kamal

Project Title: SYMBAGS
Industry: Design & Manufacturing
Debendra Kumar Sethi

Debendra Kumar Sethi

Project Title: iStick
Industry: Electronics
Santosh Kumar Khemundu

Santosh Kumar Khemundu

Project Title: HelEn - A Super Human Drink
Industry: Food & Beverages

Call 1

A Soumya Rao

A Soumya Rao

Project Title: Makes Soil-Pen: A complete quantitative soil-analysis device with onsite results
Industry: Agriculture Technology
Arttatran Sahu

Arttatran Sahu

Project Title: Universal Sensor Interface For IoT 2.0
Industry: Embedded/IOT
Pradeep Rout

Pradeep Rout

Project Title: Machphy Solutions
Industry: Healthcare
Sambit Sahoo

Sambit Sahoo

Project Title: Banking, National Securities & Governance with BIOCODE
Industry: FinTech
Pratap Kumar Behera

Pratap Kumar Behera

Project Title: Care n Grow
Industry: Healthcare