Elevate is a pan-India level fundraising event that aims to
bring together eminent startups and world-class mentors from across
the nation, thus throwing a spotlight on some of the most promising
startups in the country.
Through overall leveraging of the entire entrepreneurial ecosystem,
Elevate gives the startups an opportunity to
elevate their skills and at the same time,
raise funds and get themselves into the tremendous pool of
market opportunities and resources available.
Please go to your dashboard to
make further submissions for the event.
Provide a forum for early entrepreneurs, mentors and investors to
exchange knowledge and entrepreneurs to seek investments.
We strive towards supporting early stage startups with substantial
business opportunities. We seek to enable valuable interaction
between principal components spanning entrepreneurs, mentors, angel
investors, and venture capitalists, thus consolidating the entire
pipeline of entrepreneurship ecosystem.
Subscription to GoToPitch’s platform for all participating
Investment opportunities upto INR 10cr
Mentoring Sessions worth 10K for the winners
Freshworks credits worth USD 4K for the finalists
Cash prizes worth INR 2.25L
Freshworks credits worth USD 10K for the winners
One-to-one networking with Investors and startup mentors
Registration & Round 0
Register here for Elevate and complete the
Round 0 form after registration. You will be presented with a
link to the same after registration.
Round 1: Elevator Pitch
Duration less than 90 seconds. Registered startups will be invited
to submit their recorded elevator pitch on GoToPitch. The details
for the same will be conveyed to the registered startups.
Live pitching in front of judges in online mode.
Live pitching in front of investors from VC’s on E-Summit’s
One-to-one meetings of investors with the startups of their
When does the Elevate First
Round start and when will the results be declared?
deadline for Submission of recorded pitches for First round is
12th Feb. Results will be conveyed within 12-14 days
Who will be the judges for all
Judges will be partners and mentors from various VC firms and
some angel investors.
How long should be the video and what should be the maximum file
size? same class
The video should not be more than 90 seconds long but there is
no limit on the file size.
What are the judging criteria?
The Problem and solution, Product or Service, Competition,
Market validation and Opportunity, Business Model and Finance,
Momentum and Traction, Team & Key Stakeholders (Investors,
Can we submit multiple entries?
No, you can not submit multiple submissions.
How much funding can we get?
Subject to discussion between startup and investors.
What will be the platform for pitching?
First round will be video submission and the next two rounds
will be live pitching on our online platform.