Ennovent is proud to announce that the Indian School of Business (ISB) is running the 4th iDiya Challenge, a unique National Social Venture Competition focused on enabling high-impact, self sustaining social businesses in India. Ennovent is acting as an investment partner for this year’s iDiya Challenge. Applications close September 30th so make sure to apply now.
Apply for the iDiya Challenge before September 30:
The iDiya Challenge provides the opportunity for enterprises addressing a critical social need to refine and scale up their venture. The Challenge helps such businesses with mentoring, financing and other benefits to support the success of high-impact ventures. Specifically, winners have the opportunity to receive:
- A one-week all expenses paid Boot camp
- Mentoring support from high-profile organizations and individuals
- Access to 1.35 Crore worth of seed funding
- Assured mentoring from industry experts in round 2 of the competition
- Showcased on the iDiya website for top 20 finalists
- Access to investor partners
Entrepreneurs with a passion for creating social change through sustainable businesses are encouraged to apply to the iDiya Challenge before application period closes September 30, 2012.
Applicants should enter in teams of 2-4 and any for-profit idea/venture in social space is invited. Submissions will be evaluated on various parameters, including measurable social impact, criticality of the social need and sustainability of the enterprise.
Ennovent is pleased to support the iDiya Challenge as it will bring innovative solutions to the forefront to address the pressing social needs of low-income communities in India.
Apply now: http://www.isb.edu/idiya/iDiyaHome.aspx