Aarambh 2020 by Shiprocket

  • JFH Calender 6th March, 2020 to 6th March, 2020
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  • JFH Time 02:00pm to 07:00pm
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  • JFH Location Delhi / NCR

Registration closed

Aarambh 2020 is a first-of-its-kind Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) business model competition for women entrepreneurs. Instated to foster the spirit of entrepreneurship and business acumen among women across the country, this competition will help women sellers bring their ideas to reality.

Right from acknowledging the potential in their ideas to drafting a B-Model and helping them pitch to an esteemed panel of investors, this platform will give women entrepreneurs from all walks of life an equal opportunity to excel.

Winners stand a chance to get prizes worth Rs. 3 lakh!

What you can expect

  • A chance to pitch your business idea in front of leading investors, entrepreneurs and venture capitalists
  • An opportunity to be mentored by seasoned entrepreneurs
  • Networking opportunities with potential partners and investors
  • Content-rich feedback on your business model
  • Full-Stack website development, powered by Shiprocket Social
  • Advanced shipping solutions, powered by Shiprocket

Who can apply

Women entrepreneurs, students, working professionals and homepreneurs from across the country can participate.

Register for the event if your business is in any of these stages:

  • Idea: If your business is in the ideation / prototyping stage and you haven't engaged in the commerce aspect yet
  • Commerce: If your business has started engaging in trade commerce and is making money

Guidelines for business models:

  • Cover sheet with company details — name, company, presenting team members, contact info
  • Product or service description
  • Customer or market analysis
  • Competitor analysis
  • Sales and marketing strategy
  • Financial highlights

Note: Ventures that have acquired funding greater than Rs. 5 lakh from external sources cannot participate.

Registrations will be accepted till Feb 17, 2020


  • Each team can have a minimum of 1 and a maximum of 3 pitchers
  • A participant can't be in more than 1 team
  • Teams must answer each question in the preliminary questionnaire in order to be considered for evaluation
  • Entries submitted after the deadline will not be considered
  • All submissions are to be made in PDF format named like this: TeamName_Prastav_{RegCode}_Roundname.pdf

About the organisers

Shiprocket is a tech-enabled logistics platform that connects merchants, consumers and supply chain partners to create delightful shipping experiences. Shiprocket has partnered with over 17 logistics providers enabling sellers to ship products across 26,000+ pin codes in India and to over 220 countries globally. They move nearly 2 million shipments per month and enable 40,000 sellers with end to end post shipping solutions.

HerKey, a members-only club exclusively for women who want to be leaders, has joined hands with Shiprocket as DivHERsity Partner for Aarambh 2020.

This event is being organised in partnership with Niti Aayog by the National Institution for Transforming India, which launched the Women Entrepreneurship Platform in 2018.

Date: March 6, 2020

Time: 2 pm-7 pm

Venue: 91springboard, Jhandewalan, New Delhi



5 mins

Felicitation of the jury

5 mins

First 5 contestant pitches

75 mins

Panel discussion

15 mins

Remaining 5 contestant pitches

75 mins

Filler performance 

15 mins

Result announcement

5 mins

Closing speech

5 mins

High tea and networking

30 mins


Register now and stand a chance to make your dream a reality!