Notice Board

LAST DATE OF APPLYING FOR SPACE AT THE PRIME HUB

The last date for filling up the application form to apply for space at the incubation hub is February 20, 2020. All entries submitted after the specified date will be automatically rejected. 

For more details, pleae send a mail to entre.megh@yahoo.com

HOW TO APPLY FOR SPACE AT THE HUB?
 
Click on the link, complete the registration process and submit the application form duly filled with the required details. Wait for our team member to get back to you. Here is the link: 
https://echamp.miemeghalaya.org/apply-now  

1st BOOT CAMP FOR INCUBATEES OF THE PRIME HUB FROM FEB 25-27, 2020

The 1st bootcamp for the incubatees of PRIME hub, Shillong will be held from February 25th-27th, 2020 at MATI, Mawdiangdiang, Shillong- 793018. The 'incubatees' here refer to the Top 50 Entrepreneurs shortlisted through Chief Minister's E-Champion Challenge 2019 that was held from August 14, 2019 to December 10, 2019. 

A personal invitation has already been extended to all the 50 entrerpenurs who have qualified for space at the PRIME hub. 

More details can be obtained by sending a mail to entre.megh@yahoo.com or by sending a message to us on our social media handles.

APPLY FOR SPACE AT THE PRIME hub

 

PRIME (PROMOTION AND INCUBATION OF MARKET-DRIVEN ENTERPRISES) hubs

The PRIME hub incubation centre is an initiative by the Government of Meghalaya which is directed to encourage the spirit of innovation through solution -driven design -thinking to create a favorable entrepreneurial ecosystem in the state. These PRIME hubs (Promotion and Incubation of Market Driven Enterprises) will act as a centre for systemically developing a healthy entrepreneurial ecosystem in the state while providing the much needed hand -holding support. This will not only engage but also nurture and empower aspiring entrepreneurs, startups and early stage enterprises to translate their innovative ideas into business but also ensure their sustainability by fostering networking opportunities.

The Government of Meghalaya is setting up two Enterprise Incubation centers which will be called the PRIME start up hubs in Shillong and Tura respectively, in association with IIM-Calcutta Innovation Park (IIM-CIP) as the service providers and Meghalaya Institute of Entrepreneurship (MIE) as the implementing organization.

Objectives of PRIME hubs:

PRIME hubs will offer opportunity to entrepreneurs and people with innovative business ideas to explore unique and incentivized solutions which will encourage students, researchers or any individual/group of individuals to ideate and design novel solutions. Following are the distinguishing objectives:

  • Offer an opportunity for entrepreneurs to innovate, ideate and design impactful solutions to problems unique to Meghalaya
  • Community oriented approach to innovation by enabling solutions through advanced tinkering processes
  • Nurture researchers and innovators to ideate solutions in areas of societal importance by providing networking opportunities
  • Capacity building of emerging innovators in evolving technologies and designing their innovations from ideation to impactful solutions and setting up of a viable enterprise
  • Design thinking process to spur creativity
  • Providing Co-working spaces with internet facility

Who can apply for space at the PRIME hubs

Aspiring entrepreneurs and people with innovative ideas from Meghalaya can apply for space at the PRIME hubs. 

  • The entrepreneur should be a domiciled citizen of Meghalaya and must have the principal business unit (for existing businesses) or proposes to set up principal business unit (for those who have not yet started operations) in the state of Meghalaya.
  • Entrepreneurs who have an early stage venture (not older than 3 years as on August 15, 2019) or have a promising idea or plan and prototype/working model.
  • There is no restriction on the age or background of applicants.

Fee structure for applicants:

SPACE/SEAT (valid for a period of one year only)

Rate (per month)

1 ROOM

Rs. 5,000/-

FIXED SEATING

Rs. 1,500/-

FREE SEATING

Rs. 1,000/-

 
HOW TO APPLY FOR SPACE AT THE HUB?
 
Click on the link, complete the registration process and submit the application form duly filled with the required details. Wait for our team member to get back to you. Here is the link: 
 

 

*PLEASE NOTE: The seats for Top 50 entrepreneurs selected through Chief Minister’s E-Champion Challenge 2019 has been reserved in advance at the PRIME hubs and they can avail the same by sending a mail of interest to entre.megh@yahoo.com  following which our officials will get in touch with them. Virtual mentoring support will be provided to the bottom 50 entrepreneurs and the same will be informed to them on a periodical basis.

 

PLEASE NOTE: The last date of applying for space at the PRIME hubs in February 20, 2020. The space/seat mentioned above does not correspond to 'Accomodation'. Please mail us for more details

CM's E-Champion Challenge shortlisted candidates

1st Orientation and Bootcamp Session for Top 100 Applicants

Date: November 16, 2019
Venue: Pastoral Centre, Cleve Colony, near Tripura Castle, Shillong- 793002, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya

1st Pitching Session for Top 100 Applicants

Date: November 18, 2019
Venue: Pastoral Centre, Cleve Colony, near Tripura Castle, Shillong- 793002, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya