Nexus-supported startup LetsEndorse’s co-founder, Monika Shukla, was selected as one of the winners of 2017 edition of Women Entrepreneur Quest (WEQ). WEQ was created to recognize and support women entrepreneurs and their contributions, from developing innovations to founding new companies.
WEQ is supported by the AnitaB.org foundation, the Indian Department of Science and Technology and the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum. As one of the winners, LetsEndorse will receive an all-expenses paid trip to Silicon Valley, during which they will make new connections, learn to raise funding for their businesses, and will be exposed to the Valley’s entrepreneurial culture.
LetsEndorse has also been selected as a 2018 TiE50 Finalist and has been awarded entrance tickets to the TiE Inflect conference in Silicon Valley in May, promoted as the “World’s Largest Entrepreneurship Conference”.
The final TiE50 winners will be awarded during the TiE Inflect conference at a ceremony on Friday, May 4 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. In 2017 the conference attracted 5000+ attendees. This year TiE Inflect will bring together innovators, venture capitalists and technology firms from around the world to help advance entrepreneurship which will provide unique opportunities for LetsEndorse to establish and grow their business across the world.
LetsEndorse is a technology platform for NGOs to find scalable solutions. The platform includes over 300 social innovations, 650 grassroots implementation partners and numerous corporations and individual contributors from across the globe. LetsEndorse was one of 11 startups that were selected from over 175 applicants to be part of the 3rd cohort of the Nexus pre-incubation program.
Nexus supports entrepreneurs through its flagship pre-incubation program, an intensive 10-week business mentoring program to help startups to successfully enter the market and scale up their businesses. Nexus is currently accepting applications for its 4th cohort which will start on May 26. The deadline to apply is May 6. Apply now at: www.startupnexus.net/incubator