EIL EngSUI, the Startup India initiative by Engineers India Limited encourages possible innovation, disruption, and technological breakthroughs in the oil & gas sector. The objective of the scheme is to stimulate, foster, and enhance strategic research and innovation capabilities in the oil & gas industry. Startups giving innovative solutions in the field of energy are supported.
TIDES TBI is the flagship program of NSTEDB, DST to promote technology based startup ideas. Applications for admission to TBI program can be made by individual innovators but the innovators/founders must ensure that a legal entity company is registered within a period of three months from the date of approval of the application for incubation in TIDES.
The NIDHI-PRAYAS Program aims to give young and aspiring innovators prototype funding to turn Proof-of-Concept into a prototype for a product that has potential for commercialization. An innovator or entrepreneur may receive funding support up to Rs 10 lakhs.The NIDHI-PRAYAS Program aims to give young and aspiring innovators prototype funding to turn Proof-of-Concept into a prototype for a product that has potential for commercialization. An innovator or entrepreneur may receive funding support up to Rs 10 lakhs.
Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIR) Program is the program introduced under NIDHI scheme to inspire the best talents to be entrepreneurs, to minimize the risk involved in pursuing start- ups, and to partially set off their opportunity costs of high paying jobs. The NIDHI-EIR program provides tremendous opportunities for innovative entrepreneurs to expand their networks and get critical feedback on their ventures in order to promote their entrepreneurial career goals and aspirations.
TIDES Technology Incubation and Entrepreneurship Development Society at IIT Roorkee is a state-of-the-art incubator engaged in accelerated incubation, entrepreneurship, technology transfer, and commercialization. The world-class bio-incubator facility at TIDES has been supported by Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), Government of India, for providing a platform to facilitate unique ideas and technologies with the infrastructure, expertise, and experience available with the facility and alumni of IIT Roorkee, it is the country’s leading incubation system for nurturing ideas into commercially viable products. Recently, the Bio-NEST facility was inaugurated in the presence of Dr. Manish Diwan (Head- Strategic Partnership & Entrepreneurship Development, BIRAC), Prof. Ajit Chaturvedi (Director, IIT Roorkee).