Startup registrations for Stage 2 are open now!

STARTUPS ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

*Startups with already existing solutions can also apply for the challenge

COMPANY AGE

Period of existence and operations should not be exceeding 10 years from the Date of Incorporation

COMPANY TYPE

Incorporated as a Private Limited Company, a Registered Partnership Firm or a Limited Liability Partnership

ANNUAL TURNOVER

Should have an annual turnover not exceeding Rs. 100 crore for any of the financial years since its Incorporation

ORIGINAL ENTITY

Entity should not have been formed by splitting up or reconstructing an already existing business

INNOVATIVE & SCALABLE

Should work towards development or improvement of a product, process or service and/ or have scalable business model with high potential for creation of wealth & employment

WHY SHOULD STARTUPS PARTICIPATE?

Startups get to work with the cities to test, learn, and improve their solutions/products with guidance from experts and based on the feedback of citizens. The best of solutions shall also be endorsed by the Government of India for easy procurement by cities across India.

STEPS FOR STARTUPS

The startups interested in participating in the Challenge will complete the following activities in Stage 2 & 3.

Final SOP with Eligibility & Evaluation process