Wantrapreneur 2011, the Social Business Plan competition, is organized as a part of Villgro’s Unconvention, India’s premier Innovation & Social Entrepreneurship conference. Applications are invited from Start-up and Early Growth enterprises with market based solutions that can transform rural lives. Read on to find out more!
The Wantrapreneur competition provides Social Entrepreneurs, a chance to present their enterprises to the Innovation & Social Entrepreneurship fraternity consisting of investors, fellow entrepreneurs, incubators and other leading lights in the sector.
How to apply
For application forms and other details, please click here
Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an intensive one-on-one mentoring session by Villgro. The finalists will make their presentations to an elite jury, comprising leading individuals from the sector.
Last date for application : September 30, 2011
Announcement of shortlists : October 06, 2011
Mentoring session for shortlists : October 17, 2011
Rewards include cash prizes up to Rs.10 lakhs, well-rounded media exposure, and a chance to get incubated by Villgro or other incubators. Agriculture-based enterprises will receive a special reward.
The Unconvention Conference
Unconvention 2011 is a large networking event, which provides a common meeting ground for innovators, social entrepreneurs, investors, policy makers, opinion leaders, academicians, researchers, media and leading lights from the innovation and social entrepreneurship ecosystem.
Unconvention 2011 is scheduled to take place between December 2 & 3, 2011 in Chennai.
The Wantrapreneur finals will take place on December 1, 2011.
For more information visit the Unconvention website
Ennovent is the Outreach Partner for the Wantrapreneur and Unconvention 2011!