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Funding opportunity of upto $300,000 under CBIH (C-CAMP – Beyond Next Ventures Innovation hub)

C-CAMP – BNV Innovation Hub (CBIH) has invited application from startups in AI/ML-based tech in lifesciences, healthcare & agri-tech invited to get fund up to $3,00,000.

Japanese Venture Capital Firm Beyond Next Ventures (BNV) has joined hands with C-CAMP institutes’ Innovation Hub to fund and foster early-stage innovations in India.

Click here to apply for the programme https://cbih.in/. Last day to receive the application is March 15th, 2021.

C-CAMP has recently collaborated with Beyond Next Ventures (BNV), one of the leading independent accelerators in Japan dedicated to incubation investment in technology start-ups.

The broad aim of this collaboration is to encourage and promote the best deep science innovations in the field of Life Sciences and Biotechnology in India and Japan.

The two organisations intend to create the C-CAMP – BNV Innovation Hub (CBIH) which will largely focus on facilitating Japanese investment of up to $5 million in Indian start-ups working on exciting technologies in the Life Sciences and Biotech domain through a jointly managed fund.

This hub also aims to support start-ups in both the regions through the exchange of human resources and technologies and through other facilitation programs and events to connect skilled talent, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders in both regions.

Activities under CBIH:

  • CBIH Funding Program

Through the CBIH, C-CAMP and BNV will fund and mentor deep science innovations with global impact. CBIH promises investments of up to $5 Million in Indian startups working in the life sciences and biotech domain.

  • Mutual acceptance of innovators and start-ups into each other’s programs

In order to facilitate collaborations between the 2 regions, C-CAMP and BNV will accept start-ups from both regions into their incubation and acceleration programs.

  • Annual CBIH Hackathons

With the objective of increasing work opportunities for Indian skilled talent and technologists and assisting expansion of Japanese startups into India, annual hackathon events will be organized to facilitate these connections.