To promote e-Governance for empowering citizens, promoting the inclusive and sustainable growth of the Electronics, IT & ITeS industries, enhancing India’s role in Internet Governance, adopting a multipronged approach that includes development of human resources, promoting R&D and innovation, enhancing efficiency through digital services and ensuring a secure cyber space.
Technology Incubation and Development of Entrepreneurship (TIDE 2.0) is a scheme for strengthening close to 2000 Technology Start-ups in selected areas of national concern by leveraging emerging technologies and empowering start-ups. The seven areas of national concern have been identified as Healthcare, Education, Agriculture, Financial inclusion including digital payments, Infrastructure and transportation, Environment and cleantech, clean energy, and other emerging areas. Financial support in the form of Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR), Grants and Investments are to be provided to start-ups.
Area of focus
The main objective of the program is to nurture the students & startups innovation by validation and development of their idea. The program provides a support platform for the aspiring entrepreneurs to develop their innovation through a technology enabling environment having access to a fellowship grant of 7 lakhs, networks, mentors and other fellow entrepreneurs.
Program Timeline: 12 Months