A scheme to Promote & Uplifting Rural Startups & Entrepreneurs (PURSE). The objective of the PURSE is to support and encourage Rural Start-ups in Science & Technologies. It would provide them basic infrastructure and pro-active value-added support. The scheme would also provide financial assistance to selected projects.
PURSE is a flagship initiative of DEEP (a project by Udaan India). The objectives of DEEP are:
All the projects participating in Science Conclave : 2018 would be eligible to apply under PURSE Scheme for project funding & assistance.
The project must fulfil following criteria:
An eminent jury panel comprising technical and business experts will evaluate the project on the basis of the above criteria and interact with selected innovator(s) to understand more about them, their plans and technology knowhow.