Eligibility Criteria for WEQ 2016

  • The applicant must be a woman
  • The applicant must be a founder/co-founder of an early stage technology startup
  • The startup must be an Indian operating and registered entity
  • The primary business focus of the startup needs to be in the technology domain and can cover any sector of technology such as the Internet, Mobile, Clean Tech, Web-based applications, Cloud, IT Enabled Services, Agriculture, Education, Financial Inclusion, Healthcare Applications, Social Media and so on.
  • Finalists (Top 6) from past WEQ contests are not eligible to apply


  • The WEQ committee reserves the right to request for proof of eligibility criteria
  • Any misrepresentation of facts will lead to automatic disqualification from the contest