SRiX is inviting applications from startups and innovators to the NIDHI PRAYAS Program, sponsored by DST, Govt of India.
The program caters to idea-stage entrepreneurs with a physical product offering, who require support for prototyping. This is a platform where they can quickly experiment and reiterate their working models in the idea-to-market journey. We call the selected applicants as PRAYASEEs.
Apply and avail Grant-in-aid upto Rs 10 Lakhs for prototype development with access to infrastructure support, mentorship, Fabrication Lab, 3D Printing and Business facilitation.
Grant-in-aid upto Rs 10 Lakhs.
Co-working space & administrative support.
Access to high-end prototyping facilities.
Tailored mentorship on Innovation management, Business development, IP management, Legal compliances, Mobilizing resources, and other related activities.
Scope for follow on funding and handholding towards successful commercialization.
The eligibility criteria for the applicants for PRAYAS program are as follows :
Any individual applying for PRAYAS has to be an Indian Citizen with a government approved proof of nationality such as a valid passport, voter’s id etc. The applicant should be in the age group of minimum of 18 years, as on date of application.
Individual Innovator OR Team of Innovators:
The innovator should have the knowledge of the PRAYAS project. For team of innovators there has to be -
In case of Founders, Co -founders of Start up applying for PRAYAS:
Innovators in employment OR Students with any R& D organisation / Academic Institution:
Other Terms and Conditions
Guidelines for Use of funds by the PRAYASEE
It will not be used:
The support/funds should be mainly for prototype development work/proof of concept.
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SRiX helps startups build innovative products using hardware and software technologies such as IoT, AI, VR/AR, and Data Analytics in the strategic areas of Agriculture, Healthcare, Environment & Education by providing Maker Spaces, Technology Innovation Labs, Business Incubation, and market access with a Go-To-Market strategy.
SR Innovation Exchange (SRiX)
SR University Campus
Hasanparthy , Warangal
: +91-80080 25400