Funding, a life line for any startup is facilitated by VS in following manner:
- Pre-Seed Stage: Prototyping Funding of up to Rs 10 Lacs is made available through Department of Science & Technology’s (DST’s) NIDHI PRAYAS Scheme Entrepreneur support to the tune of Rs. 3.6L from DST’s NIDHI EIR scheme.
- Seed Stage/ Early Stage: Funding of up to Rs. 20 Lacs (Up to Rs. 10 Lacs for Product Development & up to Rs. 10 Lac for Marketing/Commercialization of product) is made available through grant provided by Government of Gujarat under Startup Policy.
Funding of up to Rs 25 Lacs (30% Loan) through a grant from NIDHI Seed Support Scheme from DST, GoI
- Early Stage/Angel Funding: Funding up to Rs. 120 Lacs can be facilitated through VentureStudio’s close association with Ahmedabad Angel Network (AAN).
- VentureStudio provides platform & visibility to startups to connect with other angel networks & Venture Capitalist, through its own network and its stature as an important element in the startup ecosystem.
Funding arranged so far:
- For 14 startups through Government of Gujarat’s Startup Policy.
- For 3 startups through Ahmedabad Angel Network (AAN).
- Funding Roll-out underway through
- NIDHI-EIR (Entrepreneur In Residence)
- NIDHI-SSS (Seed Support Scheme)
For further details, please visit respective pages on this website.