We recognize excellence in eight categories Startup of the Year, ET - Facebook Woman Ahead, Top Innovator, Bootstrap Champ, Midas Touch Best Investor, Social Enterprise, Best on Campus and Comeback Kid.
STARTUP AWARDS JURY
The Jury of The Economic Times Startup Awards comprises some of the finest business leaders, investors and startup gurus. Together, this team of 10 will assess the entries to award in the Indian startup community.
ABOUT THE ECONOMIC TIMES
The Economic Times is an English-language, Indian daily newspaper published by the Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.. First published in 1961, it is the world's second-most widely read English-language business newspaper. The Economic Times is published simultaneously from 12 cities—Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Nagpur, Chandigarh, and Pune.
ABOUT PRESENTING PARTNER
Capital First Ltd is a leading Financial Institution in India focused on providing debt financing to MSMEs and Indian consumers. The founding theme of Capital First is that financing India’s 50 million MSMEs and its emerging middle class, with a differentiated model, based on new technologies provides a large and unique opportunity.
ABOUT ASSOCIATE PARTNER
Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what’s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them.