The winning AgTech Enterprises will get a chance to leverage Government of Odisha’s support
to conduct pilots in the state and receive support as follows

Grant for a pilot

Based on the pilot proposal, financial support will be provided to the winners in order to conduct a Govt funded pilot in the state. Dedicated support will be provided to AgTech enterprises working on millets-related problem statements.

Technical Support

Support in fulfilling regulatory requirements, mentorship through Startup Odisha’s network, incubation support, and marketing as Challenge winners.

On-ground Coordination

On-ground support for coordination and outreach during pilot phase, direct access to farmers and visibility to customers, and sharing of resources, aggregated data and insights

Scale-up support

INR 15 Lakh per start-up will be provided to the winning and eligible startups under the Start-up Odisha scheme. This amount can be leveraged for development and scale-up related expenses.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for the Challenge, AgTech enterprises must meet the following criteria: