Champion Innovators Award

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    The eINDIA Champion Innovators’ Award is a competitive event for Indian start-ups. It seeks to discover and encourage new start-up companies, which are showing great potential in the technology space. The eINDIA Innovators platform endeavors to develop a sense of bonding in the enterprising community of leaders who are active in the start-up business segment.

    Gujarat is firmly on its way to reach the pinnacle of economic success. Many established and new entrepreneurs and investors have important stake in the state’s development plans. The eINDIA event will be a platform for highlighting the work being done by the new entrepreneurs, who are active in the technology space and are running their own start-ups.

    Who can apply:

    • Technology start-up companies in existence for not less than 6 months and for not more than 2 years
    • Products/services that will be launched in public for the first time would be given preference
    • New design/innovations done to already existing products do not qualify for this award

    Given criteria will be used to determine selection to eIndia Champion Innovators’ Award

    • Submissions will be judged based on uniqueness of the product, innovative business model, proposed revenue generating proposition
    • Lead Team : The leading teams experience and expertise in the subject matter
    • Market Potential : How the solution seeks to address viable gap areas in the market
    • Barrier to Competitive Entry: If the solution has a high barrier to entry for competitors
    • Fundability: If the plan is viable and realistic, with a probability of becoming fully funded
    • The company should not have been in existence for more than 2 years or less than 6 months
    Exciting Takeaways for Winners!
    • Opportunity for product demonstration at eINDIA 2011 to participants in a Champions Track
    • One free entry pass to any three national / international event organised by Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd in the year 2012
    • One year free subscription to all three monthly magazines and portals of Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd (eGov, digitalLEARNING, eHealth)
    • Opportunity to gift free subscriptions to 50 customers or potential customers of the company for one year

    For further queries, contact, Sheena Joseph,, +91 8860651644


    1. Why should I apply?
      The eIndia Champion Innovator’s Award will provide a platform to showcase innovative technology products and services to leading angel investors and venture capitalists. It can serve as a platform for young start-ups to attract investment
    2. What is the procedure for it?
      Start-up companies need to fill in the online nomination form available on the website. The eIndia panel of experts will scrutinize and shortlist applications who will then be invited to present their product in front of leading investors and venture capitalists at eIndia. Top nominations will be declared as winners of the award.
    3. Is there a fee for submitting nomination?
      There is a nominal nomination fee of INR 1000 for sending your entries.
    4. What is the nomination fee and payment details?
      In order to nominate your product/service for eINDIA Champion Innovators’ Awards, a nomination fee of INR 1000 per nomination needs to be paid. Nomination for the Awards would be conditional, subject to the receipt of the nomination fee. In case of Cheque/DD please address the same to : Elets Technomedia Pvt Ltd, G-4, Sector-39, Noida-201 301, Tel. : +91-120-2502180 to 87 . Please Note: The award entry will only be confirmed upon receipt of NOMINATION fee.
    5. Will products that are still in the developing stage be eligible to apply?
      Strong contenders in this category are invited to send in their nominations for the awards.


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