Vigyan ashram aims to incubate technology based rural enterprise with RDES philosophy (http://vigyanashram.com/inner/innerpages/RDES.aspx).
With this regard Vigyan ashram works in development , adopt and dissemination various appropriate technologies. We also provide skill training in formal and non-formal mode. ( please visit http://www.vigyanashram.com to know more about various projects). In addition to this Vigyan ashram has also started providing hand-holding support to its students/alumni for establishing rural start-ups.
The hand-holding support includes start to end consultation (including various hard & soft skills training), micro-finance , marketing etc.
This rural start-ups initiatives are supported by National Science & technology Entrepreneurship Development Board (http://dst.gov.in/scientific-programme/st-nstedb.htm) AND Praj Foundation, Pune.
With Praj foundation support we are also providing Fellowship (6 Months ) for rural entrepreneurs which includes 6 months in-house training , 1 year on-field enterprise establishment support with micro-finance and marketing linkages.
For updates on entrepreneurs and this program please visit – https://ruralstartup.wordpress.com/