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Espark-Viridian, an accelerator for early and growth stage startups has teamed up with Headstart Network Foundation, to organize the BigB Plan 2016, a pan- India Business Plan Competition.

Inviting applications from early and growth stage startups, BigB Plan 2016 is providing entrepreneurs with an amazing opportunity to get entry into the Espark-Viridian Accelerator and raise seed funding of upto INR 20 lacs*.

The Top 3 startups will win cash prizes worth INR 1 Lac, INR 50,000 and INR 30,000 respectively.  The startups selected to be part of the 18-month long programme at Espark-Viridian Accelerator will work with a team of global business enablers, external mentors and experts with enormous experience in their domains – on all aspects of starting and running successful companies.

For FAQs and Guidelines to apply to the BigB Plan 2016, visit: http://www.espark-viridian.org/bigbplan2016/

About the Organisers:

Espark-Viridian is a business accelerator for early stage and growing ventures. A joint initiative between Entrepreneurial Spark, UK and Viridian Ventures, India; Espark-Viridian aims to be a game changer, using its rapidly growing network of Espark-Viridian acceleration centres across India, and a program-based approach to building entrepreneurs, Espark-Viridian offers a comprehensive package that includes infrastructure, seed capital and mentoring.

Headstart Network Foundation is the largest network of early stage startups in India. It facilitates entrepreneurial learning, hiring, marketing insights and peer mentoring amongst the startups. Headstart is also committed towards strengthening the tech community of India through Headstart Hackerspaces (comprising of Hackathons, Tech talks and Labathons), a platform for building a community of world class technologists in India.