NEST Program

About NEST 

NEST is Nutricereals Entrepreneurship and Startup Training Program. 

This Orientation Program is for Idea Stage or Prototype Stage Startups.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Students / Youth who have an innovative idea, based on technology, service, business platforms etc. for increasing efficiency in agriculture.

  • Full time entrepreneurs.

  • Have an initial business plan/ proposal

  • Startups who are in the market

We Aim to :

  • Nurture potential Agriprenuers, by providing training cum internship with other startups.

  • Create a pipeline of Agriprenuers.

  • Pursue innovative ideas and to make entrepreneurship a career option.

  • Provide Stipend of Rs 10,000 per month to interns for two months by the R-ABI.

  • Each selected start-up will be provided seed stage funding as 90 % grant up to maximum of Rs 5 lakhs.

  • Internships with established startups for real time experience of agribusiness.