Funding support

 

Thanks to generous support from the National Biopharma Mission and BIRAC, TechEx.in is happy to be able to offer a limited number of competitive funding support packages for patent filings. The following programs are available:

 

Program 1: 

Support for Indian patent filings

Program 2: 

Support for PCT filings (Call open !  apply now !)

Objective: 

To fund the cost of statutory fees for Indian patent filing for eligible applicants complemented with discounted patent drafting & filing services.

Objective:

To fund the cost of statutory fees for PCT filing (with India Search Authority) for eligible applicants complemented with discounted patent drafting & filing services.

Features:

-Deep Discounting

-Funding support: Rs 1600/8000 towards filing and Rs 4000/20000 towards Request For Examination.

-Discounted drafting and filing services (as per eligible discount category; upto 40% for Strategic Partners)

Features:

-~ Rs 1.2 lakhs towards statutory fees

-Discounted drafting and filing services (as per eligible discount category; upto 40% for Strategic Partners)

Notes

-This is competitive funding support

-Drafting and filing will be done by the TechEx.in team

Notes:

-This is competitive funding support

-Calls will be announced periodically for those who wish to compete for the funding.

-Drafting and filing will be done by the TechEx.in team

Eligibility:

-DIPP (Startup India Scheme) registered startups

-Non-profit R&D/ academic organizations in West Zone who are Strategic Partners of TechEx.in (who have signed MoU with TechEx.in)

-Current incubatees of BioNest incubators in WZ who are Strategic Partners of TechEx.in (who have signed MoU with TechEx.in) will be eligible for deep discounts applicable for Strategic Partners.

As an illustration, TechEx.in list price for provisional patent drafting is Rs 20,000. With a 40% discount for strategic partners, the cost will be only Rs 12,000.

-Applicants/ assignees have to be Indian-owned (>50%) PLC/LLP/S8 company/ Society/ Trust.

Eligibility:

– Applicants/ assignees have to be Indian-owned (>50%) PLC/LLP

– DIPP (Startup India Scheme) registered start-ups
  OR
– Current incubatees of BioNest incubators in WZ who are Strategic Partners of TechEx.in (who have signed MoU with TechEx.in) will be eligible for deep discounts applicable for Strategic Partners.

As an illustration, TechEx.in list price for PCT filing support is Rs 10,000. With a 40% discount for strategic partners, the cost will be only Rs 6,000.

Calls:

The following are the annual Call plans:

-Call 1: Opens 1 Jan; Closes 15 Jan

-Call 2: Opens 1 April; Closes 15 April

-Call 3: Opens 1 July; Closes 15 July

-Call 4: Opens 1 Oct; Closes 15 Oct

Calls:

-Call open: 10th May- 25th May 2021

Apply here: 

-All applicants will apply by filling the online application form and mailing the below mentioned documents

– Fill the online application form by clicking on the following link: https://forms.gle/1KEgduwJc15ikY5E6

-Along with the application form following documents are to be submitted

Appendix 1: DIPP registration certificate for all start-ups

Appendix 2: Presentation about your start-up ( briefly its main area of work, product/ technology it is working on, team members etc. in about 5-10 slides. All the information provided should be non-confidential only)

Mail all the above mentioned documents to the following Email ID: amruta@venturecenter.co.in

Apply here: 

-All applicants will apply by filling the online application form and mailing the below mentioned documents

– Fill the online application form by clicking on the following link: https://forms.gle/1KtjNiHNDSdXz2Dm8

-Along with the application form following documents are to be submitted

Appendix 1 : Attach DIPP registration certificate of startup

Appendix 2 : Receipt of filing patent at Indian Patent office
Appendix 3 : Certificate of incorporation of startup
Appendix 4 : Presentation about your startup ( briefly its main area of work, product / technology it is working on, team members etc. in about 5-10 slides. All information provided should be non-confidential only)

Mail all the above mentioned documents to the following Email ID: amruta@venturecenter.co.in

Contact person for these programs:

Amruta Gore

Email: amruta@venturecenter.co.in

Mobile no: +91- 74100 45653