ASHINE-TBI collaborated as an ecosystem partner for UNICEF - Children’s Innovation Festival 2020 (Age: 08 -15 yrs) with GUSEC. Within a month, CIF 2020 was able to receive the participation of 2135 students from across the nation. A total of 1600 ideas were submitted, out of which 238 ideas were submitted from the South Gujarat region. These ideas will further be nurtured from the early stage to incubation ready stage by UNICEF in partnership with GUSEC.
Student Associateship Program is the hands-on extensive course on understanding the basics of entrepreneurship. Under SAP, knowledge is imparted regarding the importance and operations of sectors such as Incubation, Co-working, Fablab, Intellectual Property Rights and Skill Development. 108 applications were received and 56 students were selected for the program. Certificate of completion to be provided along with the Inauguration of ASHINE-TBI.
Startup India Learning Program is a 4-week program for the students enrolled under the Student Associateship Program. In this program, the Student Associates are provided with continuous guidance and handholding support throughout the program. It is where they understand the ABCD of entrepreneurship and get certified by StartupIndia and upGrad. The certificate of completion is conferred by Invest India - the National Investment Promotion Agency. Out of 56 student associates, 40 student associates completed the program. Certificate of completion to be provided along with the Inauguration of ASHINE-TBI.
A Startup Internship Drive was carried out for the 42 Student Associates. In this drive, 12 Startup Founders from various startup companies interacted with 40 Student Associates and presented Internship opportunities available with their startups.