TATA SOCIAL ENTERPRISE CHALLENGE 2013-14 A Joint Initiative With IIM Calcutta

Organised By/Speakers: 
Tata Group, IIMC
Conference/Seminar Date: 
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Conference/Seminar Venue: 
IIMC
social enterprise

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TATA SOCIAL ENTERPRISE CHALLENGE 2013-14

tataThe Tata Social Enterprise Challenge (TSEC) is an annual competition organized by the Tata Group in association with the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and supported by managing partners; namely Acumen Fund, Villgro, Ennovent, Yunus Social Business Fund and Ankur Capital. This event aims to promote, nurture and mentor social enterprises creating/aiming to create an impact in the Indian social space.

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#Organizations: Participate in #TataSEC to win cash grants upto 4 lakhs INR, visibility in national media, a chance to be incubated at IIM Calcutta and an opportunity to pitch to the biggest social VC’s in India. Login to www.tatasechallenge.org for more details.

Have a great idea to improve India’s social space? Share your working paper or details of your established social enterprise (less than 3 years old) to win 1.75 lakh in cash and much more at #TataSEC. Login to www.tatasechallenge.org for more details.

Did you know that there are nearly 400 million people in India who cannot afford the basic needs of food, clothing , shelter, healthcare and energy? Solving these problems is essential to keep the story of #IncredibleIndia alive. Have a solution to address any of these issues? Submit your solutions at #TataSEC to win cash grants upto 4 lakhs INR and much more. Login to www.tatasechallenge.org for more details.

Are you a social entrepreneur who has always wondered about the challenges of running your social enterprise? If yes, visit the IIM Calcutta campus on January 16th, 2014 for an opportunity to receive cash grants and participate in the thematic workshop and conducted as a part of #TataSEC. The workshop will allow you to interact with established SE’s and know about the challenges they faced. Login to www.tatasechallenge.org for more details.

Want to know more about the stellar work going on in the social space in India. Visit the IIM Calcutta campus on the 16th of January, 2014 for the thematic workshop as a part of #TataSEC to hear success stories and challenges faced by upcoming social entrepreneurs. Login to www.tatasechallenge.org for more details.

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The Tata Social Enterprise Challenge is a joint initiative between the TATA group and IIM Calcutta to promote, nurture and support social enterprises in India. Our distinguished team of partners, business leaders, faculty members from IIM Calcutta and VC’s will guide and mentor the participants to take their venture to the next level.

The top 3 teams will receive cash grants of INR 1.75 lakhs, 1.25 lakhs and 1 lakh respectively. In addition the top 20 teams will get a chance to pitch to the biggest social VC’s in India and be incubated at the IIM Calcutta incubation centre. A thematic workshop will also be conducted as a networking tool as well as to promote nascent social enterprises.

The applications for impact proposal are open till 28th November, 2013 and TSEC invites individuals, groups as well as organizations to apply.

Login to www.tatasechallenge.org to get more details with respect to the event as well as the application.

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