Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM), with the support of Government of Kerala, Scheduled Caste Development Department (SCDD), has started an incubation centre, under the name “Startup Dreams” in Thiruvananthapuram, with an aim of encouraging the Startup ventures and Entrepreneurial insights of SC, ST and OBC people in multiple sectors. The facility is set up in the Ambedkar Bhavan, Mannanthala, Thiruvananthapuram and offers incubation support to the SC/ST/OBC with a new range of Entrepreneurship Development Training programmes, Leadership programmes and other capacity building programmes.
Startup Dreams is a social sector initiative to be implemented Statewide with following objectives:
To encourage and promote Entrepreneurship amongst the SCs/ STs, OBCs who work towards the growth of Innovation & Technologies.
To identify the potential Entrepreneurs among the SC/ST/OBC and to support them in starting up their own ventures with competent technology products & services and by conducting congregation, training & skill development programs, Entrepreneur Development Programs, Leadership workshops, Investor’s meet and other Capacity building programs.
To increase financial inclusion for SC entrepreneurs and to motivate them for the further growth of the SC communities by routing various funds created by the Government.
Startup Dreams will provide incubation facility and support budding Entrepreneurs in multiple sectors such as ICT, Electronics, Agriculture, Rural, Livelihood and so on.
Training and development, Leadership programs, developing prototypes, pooling out innovative ideas, brainstorming sessions, setting up ideation clubs, Interactive sessions, setting up of incubation centers, Library, R & D center etc. are the activities proposed in the “Startup Dreams” Incubation center.
We are now inviting proposals for our new batch. Register yourself and ensure your chance to avail these benefits.