Sankalp Awards 2018

Sankalp Awards is one of the most prestigious impact enterprise awards in the country that brings together, supports and honours promising enterprises tackling key development challenges. Vetted through a rigorous process by a jury of global investors and industry experts, the Awards is designed to support emerging social enterprises, strengthen their business strategies, provide fund raising opportunities and access a global network of entrepreneurs, investors, and funders.

The 2018 Sankalp Awards will be hosted at the 10th Sankalp Global Summit this December in Mumbai.

Energy is one of the high impact categories for the awards.  The award is looking enterprises engaged in this sector that are:

  • Innovative business model or technology for installing charging infrastructure, incentivising fleet electrification, and shifting people to environmentally friendly transportation modes
  • Support waste to energy segregation and distribution through an effective supply chain
  • Ensure the distribution of energy efficient products and services through innovative technologies/business models
  • Enable economic empowerment of women in the workforce for enhancing last mile access to energy products or services.
  • Support climate-smart villages or other climate smart/resilient interventions for emerging markets


  • Enterprises registered in India.
  • Driven to make  social impact
  • Minimum  one year in existence
  • For-profit enterprises
  • Revenue generating  

Deadline for application of 2018 is 30 Sep 2018.



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Geographical Scope

Southern Asia

Type of Cap Building

Business Development

Funding / Investment / CapBuild type

  • Opportunity to pitch your idea to an illustrious Grand Jury of Investors.
  • Showcase your idea and enterprise at the Sankalp Global Summit.
  • Establish one on one connects with investors.
  • Connect with leading mainstream and impact-focused investment houses. 
  • Mentorship from and access to wide network of global partners, incubators, accelerators, industry experts.
  • Get showcased and leverage visibility through a wide network of digital, print and electronic media.
  • Fast track entry to national and international competitions and social programs.
  • Training and access to leading business services, legal expertise, marketing and communications support.

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