Impact Lab

A Virtual/Physical Global Entrepreneurship support system

An open platform where mentors, experts, professionals, investors, founders and institutional stakeholders such as incubators & accelerators from around the world engage to help solve pressing social & environmental challenges through entrepreneurship

Why Entrepreneurship Support is needed

  1. Entrepreneurship has potential to solve many pressing social & environmental issues
  2. Most of the entrepreneurial ventures fail due to lack of guidance & support at early stages
  3. Young students have tremendous potentialities to do good, provided right guidance is made accessible at the right time by the right people

How to engage in Impact Lab

  1. Individuals can engage in impact lab as Mentor, Expert, Professional, Mentee and/or Investor
  2. Organizations can join as Incubator, Accelerator and/or Investor

Specific initiatives from Impact Lab for 360° support

  • Foundation

    For Sudents
  • Facilitation

    For Entrepreneurs
  • Impact Entrepreneurship Lab

    For Educational Institutes

Foundation For University Students

Help students prepare for entrepreneurial initiatives as per their talents & passions

Process

  1. 30 mins one-on-one interaction (online) every fortnight for two months
  2. Last session to include idea presentation for performance assessment
  3. Small queries to be handled on emails

Duration of engagement : 60 days
Fee : $100 + Taxes

Who is this for

University students from around the world having inclination towards entrepreneurship to solve the pressing social & environmental challenges

Selection criterion

CV, Statement of purpose & Personal interaction (online)

Benefits to the students

  1. Help identify entrepreneurial choices as per individual’s talent & passion
  2. Basics on team building, idea communication & presentation
  3. Business model preparation on ideas from students or given from Sociocharge, as applicable
  4. Selected students, basis over all performance assessment, will be awarded as ‘Force of Change’ from Sociocharge
  5. Access to events from Sociocharge for one year
  6. Access to external mentors/experts in the network on actual cost basis, for a year from joining
  7. Access to professional services needed for a startup on actual cost basis, for a year from joining

Process

  1. 30 mins one-on-one interaction (online) every fortnight for two months
  2. Last session to include idea presentation for performance assessment
  3. Small queries to be handled on emails

Duration of engagement : 60 days
Fee : $100 + Taxes

Facilitation for Entrepreneurs of Early Stage Startups

Help founders of early stage startups navigate entrepreneurial journey to maximize chances of success

Who is this for

Misson driven founders working to bring positive change in the lives of people and/or better environment for all

Selection criterion

Through Founder's Day series where founders present their ideas before impact lab mentors & experts

Where we can support

  1. Mentorship to shape up idea, roadmap, align purpose, vision, mission & strategy
  2. Help finalizing financial modeling as per the business model
  3. Help shaping up Investment Deck
  4. Help team building and strategic collaborations with other organizations
  5. Funding and incubation facilitation
  6. Access to events from Sociocharge for one year
  7. Access to professional services needed for a startup on actual cost basis, for a year from joining
  8. Access to mentors/experts in the network on actual cost basis, for a year from joining

Process

  1. 30 Mins one-on-one interaction (online) every fortnight for three months
  2. Once in a month interaction for next 9 months
  3. Email communication for small queries

Duration of engagement : One Year
Fee : $300 + Taxes

Process

  1. 30 mins one-on-one interaction (online) every fortnight for three months
  2. Once in a month interaction for next 9 months
  3. Email communication for small queries

Duration of engagement : One Year
Fee : $300 + Taxes

Dedicated impact entrepreneruship lab program for educational institutes

Work dynamics, students’ preferences & expectations are changing that need attention

  • Students

    1. Students want to explore entrepreneurial ventures
    2. They are open to work with growing startups
    3. They need nurturing support for their dreams
  • Institutes

    1. Institutes need differentiation in competitive environment
    2. They need to meet expectations of students on entrepreneurship
    3. They find it difficult to build strong network of mentors & experts
  • Regulatory bodies & environment

    1. Regulatory bodies are considering ranking of institutes basis number of new ventures emerged
    2. Growing number of companies preferring to hire students with entrepreneurial mindset
    3. Governments are aggressively pushing for entrepreneurial culture

Key benefits to the institutes

  • EDC powered by Sociocharge

  • Impact Sessions by Mentors & Experts

  • Branding & Networking Support

  • Benefits in Trainings & Placements

  • Cost Effective

  • Ventures from the Institutes

Key benefits to the participating students

  • Personalized Attention

  • Impact Sessions on Entrepreneurship

  • Access to Network of Mentors/Experts

  • Funding & Incubation Facilitation

  • Certificate on Impact Entrepreneurship

If you represent a progressive education institute and want to build strong entrepreneurial culture in institute, Impact Lab can help. Contact us for more details.

Contact Us

Need based advisory services

  1. Product
  2. Business Strategy
  3. Strategic Alliances
  4. Brand Development
  5. Team Building
  6. Leadership

Advisory service charges for each service offered could be in the range of $100 - $200 + Taxes, depending up on case to case

If you are mission driven founder and need help on any of these specific areas, please connect us at connect@sociocharge.com