NIDHI Accelerator, Deshpande Startups Deshpande Foundation


To accelerate the growth of startups by providing them knowledge, tools, resources and expertise – enabling them to build new market connections and skills to rapidly scale their ventures.

Deshpande Startups has designed a unique market-focused accelerator program supported by NIDHI Accelerator, Department of Science and Technology, that focuses on enabling startups to be both, market and investment-ready. It is a 16-week cohort-driven, structured, high-touch market and investment-focused program for early-revenue stage and market-ready startups.

The program aims to deliver all necessary elements to accelerate growth, improve existing processes, create distribution channels, and explore new business opportunities and markets. It also involves intense mentoring, intervention in the area of constraint, and providing access to strategic resources to scale their business rapidly.

How does it Work

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What are the requirements for application

Offerings - NIDHI Accelerator Program

15 startups cohort, Nidhi accelerator
CEO Mentoring, Nidhi accelerator
Demo Day, Nidhi accelerator
Infrastructure Support, Nidhi accelerator

Investor Connect, Nidhi accelerator
Legal & Admin, Nidhi accelerator
Market Access, Nidhi accelerator
Market Expansion, Nidhi accelerator

Networking, Nidhi accelerator
Weekly sprint & Evaluation, Nidhi accelerator

How do you benefit

As an outcome of NIDHI Accelerator Program, you will now have:


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We are located at

  Foundation For Sandboxstartup Initiatives, Next to International Airport, Gokul Road,
Opp. to Gokul Village, Hubballi, Karnataka, INDIA - 580030

Deshpande Startups


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