IIT-Hyd announces Fellowship in Healthcare Entrepreneurship


The IIT-Hyderabad has announced a fully-paid Fellowship for the Year 2020 in Healthcare Entrepreneurship (CfHE) which will commence in January 2020. The last date for submission of application is November 30th, 2019. 

The CfHE Fellowship is dedicated to achieving universal healthcare solutions through entrepreneurship and providing successful applicants with training and incubation opportunities. 

A stipend of Rs. 50,000 per month will be paid during the first year of training, which includes deep clinical immersions in private and public hospitals and exposure to the healthcare industry.

The applicants after absorbing will learn about the bio-design process from IIT Hyderabad academics and will be offered access to mentors, industry professionals, investors, and advisors. Besides, the successful start-ups selected from this Fellowship programme will be given an opportunity to be incubated at CfHE Incubator with a grant of 25 Lakhs initially to establish their companies.

The start-up companies will also be offered access to state-of-art rapid 3-D prototyping facilities and infrastructure, medical device standards and compliance protocols etc.