2022 STEP Incubation Program for Early Stage Women Entrepreneurs 

Deadline: August 15, 2022.

STEP standss for Shakti-The Empathy Project. It is an incubation program for early stage women led enterprises creating social impact. it is run under a non profit trust C3 Collaborate and Create Change with 12A A& 80G certificates.

It is a structured 6-month program for early stage women entrepreneurs with an established proof of concept. The program will rest on the 5 pillars of STEP- empathetic community, capacity building, mentorship, role modelling and networking & funding opportunities. They will be provided with necessary support through various sessions and mentorship. All participants will become part of the vibrant STEP community. 


  • Anyone who identifies as a woman 
  • 18+ years of age no upper age limit
  • Established proof of concept
  • Registered entity
  • Social impact


  1. MENTORSHIP: A team of mentors support you and build your capacities on Business Plan, Strategy, Leadership, Branding and other topics
  2. WORKSHOPS: Weekly workshops with experts on areas such as Vision & Strategy, Organisation Development & Structure, Competitive Analysis, Hiring Strategies.
  3. BUILDING PUBLIC NARATIVES: Learn to narrate your story in a way that it touches, moves and inspires others.
  4. IMPACT MEASUREMENT: Learn to evaluate and communicate the social impact of your organisation.
  5. NETWORKING: Get an opportunity to meet sector experts, funders, and other like-minded individuals.
  6. FOLLOW-ON FUNDING: Prepare your financial model for investors and learn how to pitch to funders.


The form is available on their website https://www.shaktipreneurs.org/ Click “Apply Now” tab and fill the form. 


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