WHAT DOES IT OFFER AND TO WHOM?
The initiative targets new and existing social startups working in the areas related to its core concerns and has a special incentive for college students with innovative ideas. The enterprise aspirants are offered mentoring and funding support -up to Rs 25 lac for each selected entry – by its incubation partners: Startup Oasis, Foundation for Innovation and Research in Science and Technology-IIT Kanpur, Innovation Park- IIM Calcutta and Technology Business Incubator-KIT Bhubaneshwar. The student applicants get a chance to win training at IIM Calcutta besides cash prizes up to Rs 1 lac.
DOMAIN AND KNOWLEDGE PARTNERS
For expert guidance in various sectors, Janhit has tie ups with prestigious organizations in each one of them – Piramal Foundation in education, WaterAid in Water Conservation, UNESCO in environment, PHFI in human resource planning, and PLAN India in Women Empowerment.
The program has an elite group of knowledge partners –IRMA and Deshpande Foundation – that bring high level insight into design of the initiative and into the process of evaluating the entries.