Applications Open for National Bio Entrepreneurship Competition 2018!

Awards Opportunities
India
Posted 3 years ago

Applications are open for the National Bio Entrepreneurship Competition (NBEC) 2018, a nationwide competition inviting path-breaking revolutionary and scalable business ideas in the life sciences domain spanning:

Healthcare including drug discovery and development, vaccines, regenerative medicine, diagnostics, medical devices, digital health, healthcare IT

Agri-biotech including food and nutraceuticals, soil health, and plant-based therapeutics

Animal health

Industrial biotech including clean and renewable energy, water, and waste management

The National Bio Entrepreneurship Competition is organized by BREC – a joint entrepreneurship development center of BIRAC and C-CAMP.

Award Information

  • Total investment opportunity up to USD $200,000 for the winners
  • Cash prizes totaling INR 38 lakh in various categories
  • Winners eligible for AWS Activate programme worth USD $25,000 Activate Credits
  • Mentorship by industry experts and investors
  • Visibility and recognition to catapult winners on the national platform

Eligibility Criteria

  • Aspiring entrepreneurs, biotech companies, and start-ups
  • Applicant should be a citizen of India
  • If the applicant is a company, the company should be registered in India and majority ownership should be Indian
  • The idea should have a deep science-based biotech element/component
  • Biotech includes: healthcare including drug discovery and development, vaccines, regenerative medicine, diagnostics, medical devices, digital health, healthcare IT; agri-biotech including food and nutraceuticals, soil health, plant-based therapeutics; animal health; industrial biotech including clean and renewable energy, water, and waste management

How to Apply

Interested applicants must apply online via given website.

Eligible Country: India

Deadline: 16 September 2018

For more information, please visit NBEC 2018.

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