INDIA STARTUP DAY AWARDS
Keeping up with the spirit of India Startup Day, Facebook also hosted India Startup Awards to recognize some of the most path-breaking work of India’s disruptive startup ecosystem and awarded winners in five categories including:
SHE LEADS TECH
This award recognizes the most successful tech startup launched and or led by a woman founder or co-founder
Greenway Grameen, a startup that designs & distributes life-improving products amongst low-income markets. Its products solve some of the most critical problems that consumers face like clean cooking, electricity access and even internet use.
BUILDING FOR THE WORLD
This award recognizes a company that has seen success outside India and are working on solutions that are being used on a global scale
Nanoclean, a company that produces affordable bio safe nanofibers with its proprietary polymer technology. Nanoclean Limited’s first commercial product, Nasofilter, is the first ever non-inserted, hypo allergenic and self-adhering nanotechnology-based respiratory disposable nasal filter in the world.
BUILDING FOR TOMORROW
An award for startups using emerging technologies such as AR/VR to reinvent how business and society can come up with solutions
Scapic, a platform that lets people create, share and explore immersive experiences. It helps users to build Virtual, Augmented or Mixed Reality content easily, for social media, the web and spatial devices.
BUILDING FOR THE NEXT BILLION
This award recognizes startups developing and implementing solutions for social, cultural and environmental issues in India
Aye Finance, a startup built on the mission of transforming the micro and small enterprise lending in India by providing inclusive finance at affordable price to this ‘missing middle’.
This award recognizes startups that are building solutions to support the developer startup community in India
Hasura, a platform that helps developers build, develop and scale their apps. It has instant APIs for rapid development, and it helps create a to-do app within three minutes.