NGOs can apply for the Innovation for India Awards

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Do you know a NGO that is doing truly innovative work, that is looking at a problem in a new way, that has come up with an unexpected solution?


Then ask them to apply for the Innovation for India Award by the Marico Innovation Foundation.  The Foundation’s Mission is to fuel innovation in India, by providing the nation with a belief that innovation is possible and is the way to leapfrog India into the center stage of global business leadership. The Foundation also believes that a framework will enable leverage innovation for quantum growth. The Foundation is steered by a governing council that oversees both its vision and direction.  

The Innovation for India Awards will be held on 12th March 2010 in Mumbai.  The category relevant to NGOs is the Social Innovation Award for any social organization who has successfully conceptualized and nurtured a brilliant idea, and made it work.

The Award winners will get felicitated in Mumbai in the presence of industry stalwarts and some of the best innovators in the country. Besides a cash prize of Rs1 lakh, the Foundation will also extend its illustrious Governing Council’s support as mentors to the winners and a platform with VCs and angel investors.

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