Action For India

Our mission is to help young social innovators in India scale their enterprises. Through high-profile events, networking and collaborative dialogue AFI mobilizes growth resources that are critical but often hard-to-get for these social entrepreneurs.

We are pleased to offer our first ever Growth Prize competition to support the growth of social entrepreneurs in India. Prizes (Rs 5 lakh and free business services) will be awarded to five participating social entrepreneurs working in India who demonstrate the best use of technology in scaling their ventures in the June 1- Dec 1 six month period. The prizes will be awarded - one each - in the education, healthcare, agriculture, energy and livelihoods sectors January 19, 2013 at our National Forum.

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Helen Payne Watt's picture

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JUNE 18. We heard that many folks were struggling to complete their Changeshops by June 1 so the entry period has been extended to June 18. PLEASE REMEMBER TO SUBMIT AN ENTRY FORM from the orange button at the top of this page once your Changeshop is complete. Both items must be in place to enter the competition. Thanks.

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Action For India together with Ashoka Changemakers® will host a #SocEntChat on scaling innovations particularly for early stage social entrepreneurs or aspiring innovators on Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. IST (@ Indian Standard Time). To join, log on to twitter and use hashtag #scalinginnov.

Topic of the #SocEntChat: Scaling Early Stage Social Innovations in India
Shortcut to the tweet room: http://tweetchat.com/room/SocEntChat

i want join to at afi ....... thank you........

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