Apply for Millennium Alliance (MA) Program: Providing a Platform to Address Development Challenges in India

Deadline: 31 December 2017

The Millennium Alliance (MA) is seeking applications for its grant program, an inclusive platform to leverage Indian creativity, expertise, and resources to identify and scale innovative solutions being developed and tested in India to address development challenges that will benefit base of the pyramid populations across India and the world.

The MA is a network to bring together various actors within India’s social innovation ecosystem including, but not limited to, social innovators, philanthropy organizations, social venture capitalists, angel investors, donors, service providers, and corporate foundations, to stimulate and facilitate financial contributions from the private and public sectors and offer a range of support to innovators.

Under FICCI’s leadership and in partnership with United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Technology Development Board (TDB), and other MA partners, the Alliance will provide innovators with services such as seed funding, grants, incubation and accelerator services, networking opportunities, business support services, knowledge exchange, and technical assistance, and will facilitate access to equity, debt, and other capital. Through the Millennium Alliance, USAID, FICCI, TDB, and other partners, will help realize India’s role as a global innovation laboratory.

Objectives

Provide a platform to leverage Indian creativity, expertise and resources to:

  • Identify game changing innovations
  • Rigorously test promising solutions
  • Scale innovations that work

Focus Sectors

How to Apply

Interested applicants must apply online via given website.

Eligible Country: India

For more information, please visit Millennium Alliance (MA) Program.

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