Fight COVID-19

COVID-19 is spreading rapidly at an unprecedented scale across the globe and has emerged as the single biggest risk the planet has witnessed in modern times. Although India is by the quirk of fate behind other countries in terms of infections it has never been more appropriate and important for ingenious minds to come together to develop innovative solutions as we prepare for a future, which in the very short term looks increasingly uncertain.

Our health care services industry has the risk to be strained to a great extent at the event of COVID-19 spreading across the country, we must use all options available to fight this pandemic. Fight Corona ideathon envisions that by partnering with innovators to develop advanced tools and analytics to fight the pandemic on various aspects concerning the preparedness, awareness, prevention, testing, care etc.

Forge as the partner incubator for this national-level ideathon has organised the program in partnership with MEITY Startup hub, DST Nidhi Prayas, MHRD Innovation cell, AICTE , InnovatioCuris, Amazon and other sponsors & partners to support the most impactful solutions from Innovators and Startups to fight the threats posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.


Last date to apply
26th March 2020 6PM

Cash Prizes worth
₹ 7,00,000

Incubation grants upto
₹ 40 lakhs

COVID-19 Sandbox

COVID-19 Sandbox is a compendium of curated problem statements crowdsourced and rigorously validated by experts. Sandbox is built to streamline the process of ideation, and to ensure that the innovation efforts are maximized towards solving challenges that have the potential to deliver the greatest impact overall.



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