IKP COVID Fund (I-CO Fund) – Call III, May 2021
IKP Knowledge Park, along with the Biotechnology Research Assistance Council, IKP Trust, has launched Call III of the ICO-Fund, to nurture innovations that are ready for production to fight the COVID-19 situation. Through this endeavor, IKP and IKP Trust will be working with entrepreneurs, corporate(s) and government agencies to contribute in the management of the COVID-19 pandemic.
We will enable the selected entrepreneurs to fine-tune their solutions for manufacturing, and connect with manufacturing facilities and supply-chain networks to help in the production, deployment and distribution of their innovations. Call III candidates will also receive support from our program partner, Amazon Web Services.
CALL 3 of the I-CO Fund has added problem statements from our earlier call, to include the scope of new issues that have arisen in the second wave of the pandemic, and newer challenges in the post-COVID era. We need your help to address these unprecedented issues.
Quick FAQs 1. The financial assistance will be a combination of grants and / or a soft loan. 2. The fund is open to Indian Companies / Companies registered in India, with production ready solutions. 3. IKP will help connect with large manufacturing companies that will help the innovations be produced at deployed at scale. 4. Application deadline: May 25, 2021, 11:59 PM (IST)
Read about the rules / selection criteria here: PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Click here to Apply: http://tiny.cc/ico-fund
(needs a Google/Gmail Account to apply, Apply before May 25, 2021)