Launched on 20th Jan’19, the Assam startup initiative has particularly stood out together as an ingenious model for probing to the grass roots towards sowing and nurturing the seeds of innovation and entrepreneurial leadership in the region. Extensive outreach campaigns were carried out to touch base over 9000 students, young innovators and aspiring startups across every district of Assam, disseminating understanding about entrepreneurship and encouraging them to peruse dreams of starting up.
50 startups were on boarded for the first Cohort, who graduated in Feb’20, impacting 3.2 lakh lives, creating direct employment opportunities for 1690 people and generating a total revenue Rs. 18 corers. 26 startups have been on boarded for the Cohort 2nd.
Learn more about Assam Startup: Startup Assam – an Initiative of Government of Assam.