i2i | Innovate to Incubate | Studenting Era


Studenting Era launches "i2i" (Innovate to Incubate) to create a premise on which the future employers can be identified, nurtured, incubated and finally supported with resources. As we move forward towards a progressive economy, there is a need for vigorous innovation and out-of-the-box thinking. The world requires transformational business, specially through first generation entrepreneurs. "i2i" (Innovate to Incubate) is our endeavor to empower students to be leaders of businesses. "i2i" (Innovate to Incubate) will give an opportunity for students to participate in a contest and showcase their entrepreneurship ideas along with the business project to a panel of experienced juries.

  1. What is Studenting Era announcing through "i2i" for students?
    • Opportunity to be winners and get mentored, incubated and funded from 5 Lac to 1 Crore for his/her business project.
    • Opportunity to get scholarships and awards to approximately 1000 students.
  2. Additional benefits
    • Online training on "Entrepreneurship Development" with a co-branded Global completion certificate.
    • Membership to www.studentingera.com Portal – A one stop service portal for students.
    • Membership to the Studenting Era Startup Club.
  3. Who is eligible?
    • Student of any stream who has an aspiration to be an entrepreneur and through self-nomination only.
  4. Type of Nomination
    • Individual
    • Team – Maximum Two nominees are allowed.
  5. Nomination Fee (All prices are inclusive of Taxes)
    • Individual:
    • List Fee – Rs. 3500/-
    • Special introductory Fee – Rs. 299/-
  6. Team:
    • List Fee – Rs. 7000/-
    • Special introductory Fee – Rs. 549/-
  7. Important points for "I2i"
    • Register and nominate online to the contest.
    • Terms to be accepted.
    • Business Idea template to be downloaded.
    • Business Idea template (ppt format) to be duly filled.
    • Business Idea template to be uploaded within the deadline in the ppt format attached.
    • Images and Photographs need to be avoided in the ppt template.
    • Business ideas will be evaluated by the members of the Jury panel.
    • Shortlisted students/nominees will be called for one-on-one meetings with the Selection Board comprising of investors and the jury members.
    • Selection for SEED funding and Awards will be based on this interaction and the decision of the Selection Board will be final.
    • "i2i" will continue in multiple phases and the final selection rounds may happen in different cities for example. Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Chennai.
    • The date of the final selection rounds will be announced online through the portal and other social medium.
    • All nominees/students are entitled to special services categorized as "Additional benefits" and the same is mentioned above.
    • Date of the Event for selection - First Session is over, Next one is awaited.
  8. For more details, write to ruchika.sarna@studentingera.com or abhishek.dey@studentingera.com or call @ +91-9971786243.

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