She Loves Tech India 2022
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) is the nodal government organization for promoting the startups in the state of Kerala. KSUM plays a pivotal role in development, orchestrating every piece of a vibrant Startup ecosystem. The Ecosystem is prioritized in such a way that it caters technologies to create developmental interventions for the community. Creating a DIY culture at schools stimulates grass root level impact, which further on gets handheld by Mini FAB labs and IEDCs at colleges thereby resulting in having passion to create entrepreneurs and innovators who adapt with latest technologies and unicorns at home.
She Loves Tech is a global platform committed to closing the funding gap for women entrepreneurs. It is the world’s largest startup competition for women and technology, seeking out and accelerating the best entrepreneurs and technology for transformative impact.
National Grand Challenge
Who Can Participate?
Seeking seed, angel or A round funding (under US$5M) with at least a minimum viable product (past conceptual stage)
Focus / Gender Lens
- At least ONE (1) female entrepreneur in founding team who is using technology to solve a problem
- Any entrepreneur (male or female) who is using technology to impact women positively
  • Are a significant proportion of end-users or consumers female?
  • Are products specifically designed with women users in mind?
  • Does the product itself address a problem that disproportionately affects women?
All startups must be technology-based startups. For the avoidance of doubt, technology is defined as the use of science and innovation to invent useful things or to solve problems. This extends beyond digital, information or internet-based technology and covers everything from hardware to the creation of new products and solutions to existing problems.
  1. 15th June '22

    Registration Open

  2. June - August'22

    Pre competition events & activations

  3. 12th September '22

    Registration Closes

  4. September'22

    Screening/ Shortlisting of Startups

  5. September'22

    Mentorship Program for Shortlisted Startups

  6. 23rd Septemeber'22

    India National Grand Challenge