Startup of the Brahmaputra Valley

Business Plan Competition

Welcome to the third edition of Startup of the Brahmaputra Valley Business Plan Competition. Its an effort to reach out to students, entrepreneurs and budding startups from different parts of the North-east India. Brahmaputra has its essence of creating entrepreneurs across the river, with the opportunities that evolve around the Brahmaputra Valley in different forms of industry. The mission of this business plan contest is to develop the vibrant entrepreneurship ecosystem in the region.

Who can participate?

This is an open for all competition. There is no minimum criteria for participation. Both individual or teams can participate.
In short, Anyone with a startup idea can apply.


Participants will need to send a copy of the business plan (in powerpoint presentation or PDF) to before 5th March, 2018. A panel of Jury members will select top business plans for pitch presentations. The finale will be held on 24th of March in which the short listed teams will present their business plans in front of the Jury. Top 3 teams will be awarded cash prizes.

The business plan should include the following information (Not necessarily in this order):
1) Name of the business and industry sector
2) Details about idea / product / service
3) Market size and competition
4) Execution plan
5) Team profile
6) Challenges

Important Dates

Last date to apply : 5th of March, 2018
Announcement of short-listed teams: 15th March, 2018
Final competition and results: 24th March, 2018

How to Apply

Email the business plans to