RFP for the or Selection of Implementation partner for Corporate Accelerators
Kerala Startup Mission is focusing on supporting Startups by leveraging India’s key industry strengths and high potential areas. KSUM have reached out to Industries and Corporates to jointly design and launch accelerator program(s) in specific sectors that will further drive India’s strengths and help position the Nation as a leading startup hub in the region. KSUM is specifically focussed in designing accelerator programs that will have multiple cohorts in a year and are focused on appropriate Tech Startup Sectors for India.
The first of such Corporate Accelerator program is in the domain of Transport and Logistics. For the same, Kerala Startup Mission invites Request for Proposal (RFP) from reputed agencies as implementation & knowledge partner. The program should be operated from one of the port cities of India. Technically and financially responsive organisations which have must demonstrate strong startup and accelerator experience, with national/international presence working with startups may apply with necessary details.
Applications will be open for submissions until 5:00pm IST Saturday, 12 September 2019 through E-Tender Portal.
Applications will be assessed on the basis of competitive merit against the established assessment criteria contained within these guidelines. Full details in relation to eligibility and assessment criteria are set out in the 'Guidelines' section of this document.
Applicants must be based,or have a notable presence in India and be committed to delivering the program from any of the port cities of India.
The bid documents and other details may be downloaded from the website www.etenders.kerala.gov.in. The EMD of Rs.1,00,000/- shall be remitted as through online portal. Bidder should ensure that EMD remitted as one single transaction.
All Bid documents are to be submitted online through the E- Procurement portal. (https://etenders.kerala.gov.in/nicgep/app )