Innopreneur 2017 - India Innovates

Innopreneurs Contest Details

Innopreneurs 2017
India Innovates

Presented by LEMON IDEAS in association with B.P Koirala India-Nepal Foundation, Innopreneurs 2017 is hosted by St. Vincent Pallotti College of Engineering & Technology, Nagpur. It's a platform that encourages individuals / students / professionals to bring ideas, innovations to the platter for others to devour. It is a contest to hunt for the potential innovators/entrepreneurs aspiring to become the change makers of tomorrow and inspire the others to join the better India movement.

Registrations are open till 25th January 2017. It’s a National Level Project-Idea Contest covering major parts of India. The Finals will be hosted at St. Vincent Pallotti College of Engineering & Technology on 27th January 2017. Innopreneurs 2017 is a one day event with Pitching by the selected 25 Teams prior to Grand Finale on 27th January in the evening.

The winning teams / individuals will get prizes worth 3 lacs Rupees which also includes an opportunity to be mentored & incubated at LEMON IDEAS. Also the most promising project / Idea / venture will have an access to initial seed funding of Rupees 25 lac (Twenty-Five Lac Only).

Do support by giving strong recommendations and nominations for Innoprenerus 2017 India Innovates. Be a part of Innopreneurs 2017 with your simply unique working model.


  • Registration fee Rupees 250/- (Two Hundred Fifty Only) per team and would be paid online.
  • Candidates may send entries in various formats including movie, ppt, pictures, photos, project files, documents, etc. for registration.
  • The entries should have a working model (piloted, experimented) and not just an idea or a B-plan.
  • The parameters for selection would include real life connect, commercial viability and impact of the idea/innovation.
  • Project/idea could be a product/service or a process innovation in form of product/software/app or new business model.
  • Novelty or uniqueness of concept would be an important consideration.

Sector Under Theme

  • Technology | Social Impact | Education
  • Service | Consumer | Others


  • Preferred age 17 yrs – 26 yrs
  • Team size min 2 and max 4

Event Details

  • Nominations / Entries / Registrations: Open Till 25th January 2017
  • Jury Panel Pitching: 27th January 2017
  • Grand Finale: 27th January 2017
  • Venue: St. Vincent Pallotti College of Engineering & Technology, Nagpur.

Awards & Benefits to Participants

  • Top winners will get cash prize and vouchers worth Rs. 3 Lac.
  • Opportunity to get mentored and incubated at Lemon Ideas for 6 months.
  • Access to seed fund of Rs. 25 Lacs through Funding Partner.
  • Participation certificates to all finalists.

Previous Innopreneurs

Ravi Kumar
Innopreneurs 2014 Winner

Discover Dollar
Subramanya Rao
Innopreneurs 2015 Winner

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