Entries are invited for the 4th edition of ‘The Business Diva 23’, a business idea competition for women, which focuses on innovative solutions to women-centric issues and problems.
‘The Business Diva 23’ has been jointly organized by FiiRE (Forum for Innovation Incubation Research and Entrepreneurship), the Women's Wing of the Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), and Geno Foundation.
The aim of the competition is to positively impact and give a boost to women entrepreneurs. The last date to receive entries is March 15, 2023.
WHO CAN APPLY?
Women with innovative business ideas (or start up ideas) and self-help groups.
CHOOSE YOUR CATEGORY
CATEGORY I: Businesses in operation for less than two years (starting up)
CATEGORY II: Businesses in operation for more than two years (scaling-up)
CATEGORY III: Businesses promoted by self-help groups
1. Cash prizes
2. Support from FiiRE in the form of a 1-year free virtual incubation which includes:
Mentoring by industry veterans
Access to funding opportunities
Support to scale up their business
The Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) Women’s Wing was established in 2005 with the aim of empowering women entrepreneurs, self-help groups and professionals.
The Forum for Innovation Incubation Research and Entrepreneurship (FiiRE) is a government-supported technology business incubator based at the Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda, Goa.
Geno Foundation is part of Geno Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd, a renowned pharmaceutical company based in Goa, and focuses on social welfare activities, including empowering women.
DEADLINE: March 15, 2023
CONTACT: +91 83909 69036