The first non-profit incubation program for social impact ventures 


The first non-profit incubation program for social impact ventures

Launched in 2017, India’s first non-profit incubator is a first-of-its-kind in the country. This program supports early-stage non-profit organisations ,profit ventures and other such social impact startups with a focus on harnessing digital technology to tackle pressing social problems. 

Entrepreneurs impacted


Crores, In grant funds


Our Vision

To demonstrate a model for non-profit incubation in India and create a template/playbook which can be replicated at other academic institutions and incubation hubs across the country.

Our Mission

Our mission is to channelise the creative energy, entrepreneurial spirit and desire to make a difference amongst India’s youth.
We identify, select, engage and support early stage social impact startups with high growth potential and technology led solutions to drive large scale impact.

Who is it for?

This program is open for both, non-profit organisations and for profit social ventures.

What to expect?

Sector focused learning and development

Designated anchor mentor for each venture

Focus on impact measurement and assessment

Strategic partnerships and ecosystem building

Capacity building through technology

Robust monitoring and evaluation system

Access to the IIMB faculty and sector experts

Access to funding

Fully sponsored program with a workspace and stipend

Key Mentors

Dipesh Sutariya

Co-founder and CEO, Enable India; President, Disability NGOs Alliance; Vice Chairman, Workability Asia; Indian Social Entrepreneur of the Year – 2019 (World Economic Forum)

Nagaraja Prakasam

Partner, Acumen Fund; Lead Angel Investor and Founding Angel, IAN Impact; Founder and Ex-Chairman, Native Lead; Advisor, IIMB NSRCEL

Rajesh Navaneetham

Partner, Semcostyle Institute India; Board Member, Mitraz Financial Services Pvt. Ltd; Board Member, Thinkerbell Labs; Founder Trustee, Young India Educational Trust

Prof. Sourav Mukherjee

Professor of Organization Behaviour and Chairperson – Centre for Teaching and Learning, IIM Bangalore

Rajiv Kuchhal

Independent Consultant; Angel Investor; Startup Mentor; Co-founder, Progeon Ltd.; Ex-Vice President, Infosys

Suman Sasmal

Ambassador, Coach and Consultant, OpenExO; Ex-Managing Director – India and SE Asia, Wadhwani Foundation

Archana Pillai

Director – Social Impact Advisory, Social Audit Network India

Naresh Khanduri

Vice President – Digital Customer Experience; Design thinking practitioner; Co-Founder TATTVA Innovation labs a NSRCEL Incubated startup.


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