NIDHI ACCELERATOR

NIDHI Accelerator Program of DST for Growth & Scale-up Stage Startups

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

NIDHI Accelerator supported by DST is aimed to help aspiring entrepreneurs in the country, including the ventures already being incubated, to be guided in a rigorous and more structured manner, through a deep mentoring process and access to funding and market networks. NIDHI accelerator is positioned for accelerating startups that have made significant progress in terms of market validation and are at the growth and scale-up stage.

Objectives

Eligibility

Budding Entrepreneurs with Innovative Technology Business Ideas

Duration

6 months

Thematic Area

healthcare (3)

Healthcare

agriculture

Agri Tech

microchip (1)

IoT, AI/ML, AR/VR

waste (2)

Waste Management

engineering (1)

Industrial Biotech

ai

Manufacturing

Impact

0

Startups Supported

0 Cr+

Investments raised

0 +

PATENTS CREATED

0

Mentors Engaged

0

Products Commercialized

0 Cr+

valuation of startups

0

Stakeholders Engaged

0 +

Employment Generated

TImeline

Outreach

Call Opens, Outreach activities & Application Submission window for 1 month

Shortlisting

Eligibility check, Expert Screening, onboarding & MoU signing with the startups

Accelerator Phase

Masterclasses, investor connect series, networking events for a duration of 6 months

Demo Day

Investor Meet Demo Day for investment opportunities, networking & forging collaboration

Cohort Details

Stakeholder Engaged