SmartIDEAthon is a student pitching competition of ideas built on themes that are currently relevant to our nation and with the aim to create sustainable and resilient communities.
In the year 2022, SmartIDEAthon-22 collaborated with Startup India, Invest India, Northeastern University Center for Emerging Markets, Boston and Northeastern University Center for Entrepreneurship Education (NUCEE), Boston and with an overwhelming response from all Indian States, it had received 1200+ applications. The cash and grant prizes were worth up to 30 Lakhs. Several Entrepreneurs like Prashant Warrier, Jitendra Sharma and others were a part of the event.
SmartIDEAthon program includes providing personalized coaching and grooming students’ ideas with bootcamps and coaching sessions for shortlisted candidates conducted by internationally trained venture coaches.