The moving force
NIDHI PRomoting and Accelerating Young and ASpiring technology entrepreneurs (PRAYAS) is a pre-incubation initiative designed to support young innovators working in the hardware domain turn their ideas into proofs-of-concept.
NIDHI PRAYAS at iTIC focuses on supporting specifically hardware based deeptech ideas with the
prototype grant of upto INR 10 Lakhs. NIDHI PRAYAS is a part of iTIC pre-incubation structured
Areas of interest for NIDHI PRAYAS are Manufacturing, Agriculture, Healthcare, Education, Infrastructure and transportation, Environment and cleantech, Clean-tech, Energy solutions, Biotechnology, Water and Internet of Things (IoT) , AI/ML & Other technology areas.
The general eligibility criteria for applications:
NIDHI-PRAYAS is a pre-incubation initiative to support idea/PoC stage entrepreneurs working on deeptech hardware ideas.
The total duration of the proposed project by innovators under the PRAYAS program is 12 months.
Kindly apply using our preincubation form from our website.
The graduating startups become part of the Alumni network of the iTIC incubator and can leverage the benefits of IIT Hyderabad and iTIC’s network of students, faculties, researchers, mentors, investors, policymakers, etc.