Business Plan Competition

India's First & Only Business Plan Competition for Cultural Enterprises

Last Date for Submitting Applications: Extended to 31st January 2021

Why Should You Apply ?

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Cash Prizes

6 prizes worth Rs 3 lakhs in total

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Networking with community of cultural entrepreneurs

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Access to Investors

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Access to Mentors

Guidance & mentorship by industry experts

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Publicity

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Who is the competition open to?

The competition is open only to cultural enterprises in these 5 focus sectors:

  • Health, Wellness, and Beauty
  • Food and Beverages
  • Home Decor and Furnishings
  • Fashion and Accessories
  • Tourism

Who can apply?

There are 2 Categories:

1.EARLY:

  • Idea stage ventures with no revenue
  • Enterprises with up to Rs 50 Lakh revenue/annum

2.GROWTH:

  • Companies with greater than Rs 50 Lakh revenue/annum

 

TIMELINE

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1.
5th Jan - 31st Jan

Submit your idea

Download the Pitch Deck Template Download Template

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2.
27th Jan - 10th Feb

Review & Shortlisting

Selection panel comprising industry experts will review & shortlist finalists

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3.
11th Feb - 25th Feb

Mentorship

Finalists will be coached for pitching to the final Jury

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4.
26th & 27th Feb

Final Pitch

Pitch to 5 member eminent jury panel for Early & Growth categories respectively

Applications Closed

Applications for NICE Aarohana Business Plan Competition are now closed. However, we are always on a lookout for engaging with new ideas. Write to us at namaste@niceorg.in

FINAL JURY

SELECTION JURY