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The NRI of the Year Awards for Startups celebrates the spirit of entrepreneurship and felicitates individuals who have the vision and ambition to start their own venture

This category of awards aims at recognising individuals who can reach new milestones with their capability to innovate, think outside the box and come up with something new. The awards thus reward innovation, leadership, excellence, best practices, growth and everything else that elevate any start-up to the status of being a pioneer and thus perfect model to emulate globally. The awards also recognise the opportunity, excitement and risk involved in any startup and the founder’s ability to influence his/ her team to success.

Mentioned below is the participation criteria  in NRI of the Year Awards – Startups:

  • Start-ups that have used innovative ideas in their organization that has helped them grow at a rapid pace and attain competitive edge in the market
  • The organisation should have completed minimum 2 years or maximum 4 years of operation as on December 31, 2017
  • Participant’s organization must have a workforce of minimum five employees on the company payroll as on December 31, 2017

‘Startups’ category at NRI of the year awards is open to NRIs/ PIOs/ OCIs residing across any of the countries in the below mentioned geographies. One award will be given in each of the below mentioned geographies:

  • America (Canada, USA)
  • Europe (United Kingdom)
  • Middle-East (Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and UAE)
  • Asia-Pacific (Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Singapore)

Award categories