Online Contest Portal Document


Next Generation Incubation Scheme (NGIS) is STPI’s comprehensive incubation scheme which has a vision to drive the rise of India as a Software Product Nation so as to make India a global player in development, production and supply of Innovative, Efficient and Secure Software Products thus facilitating the growth across the entire spectrum of ICT sector as envisioned in the National Policy on Software Products (NPSP) – 2019.

NextGen Start-up Challenge Contest (CHUNAUTI – Challenge Hunt Under NGIS for Advanced Uninhibited Technology Intervention) is a series of online Challenges under NGIS.

STPI has been strengthening the start-up ecosystem, through policies, initiatives, and creation of 360-degree ecosystem. In recent years deep-Tech sector has taken shape and various innovative solutions are being developed by Startups, Innovators & Researcher in India.  Through CHUNAUTI 4.0 STPI at NGIS-Bhubaneswar location is looking to identify and support promising start-up working in Deep-Tech sector with focus on sectors like Emerging Technologies, Healthcare, Industrial Automation, Disaster Management, Smart City Solutions, Agri-Tech, Education, Energy etc. As in the previous contests, selected startups would be given physical infrastructure, funding assistance, access to networks, connects, learning and resources that are needed to build a scalable, profitable and global business.