From Idea to Launch: India's First Incubator For Teen Startups!

Are you a high-school student with a promising business idea?

The Clever Harvey Incubator will help you launch and get your first customers in three months.

From Idea to Launch: India's First Incubator For Teen Startups!

Are you a high-school student with a promising business idea?

The Clever Harvey Incubator will help you launch and get your first customers in three months.

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Key Details

Eligibility

Ages
14-18

Cost

Completely
Free

Program Duration

12 weekends x
2 hours each

Key Dates

Applications close:
9 Oct 21

Incubator Starts:
18 Oct 21

Applications for Winter Batch has Closed on 9th October 2021

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Apply for Clever Harvey's Incubation

Easy to Apply

Any student (Age 14 to 18) can apply for free. 20 teams selected for 3 month (12 week) incubator

Learn from Clever Harvey's Incubation

1 is to 1 Mentorship

Get 1:1 mentorship from startup founders & entrepreneurs to take your idea to prototype and launch

Grow from Clever Harvey's Incubation

Help with Launch

Get help, resources and funds for setting up your startup’s website and getting your first exposure with real customers

Get Funded from Clever Harvey's Incubation

Funding for Growth

All 20 startups launch their product in these 12 weeks. Five top startups receive a seed grant of ₹25,000 each

How it works!

Present your business plan to us, and the best 20 startups will be incubated in our program

While all 20 teams will launch their offerings by the end of the incubator, the top 5 teams will unlock a seed grant of Rs. 25,000 each to further expand their venture.

If you have a startup idea or a business idea, apply here.

During these 3 months our selected startups will grow their ideas to traction stage with the help of our mentors and also receive free
infrastructure
to build their product.

Be among the best in our Incubation Program!

Get Funding and mentorship advice from real entreprenuers at every milestone you achieve.

Milestone 1: Idea to MVP

Work with your team to prototype the “minimum viable product” of your idea and get customer feedback

Milestone 2: Launch

Re-design the product based on customer feedback + set up your processes

Milestone 3: Traction

Market your innovation to get your first hundred customers!

Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions
Advice & funds for developing a prototype
Help with getting and interpreting Customer Feedback

Help you will get along the way

1:1 mentorship sessions on adapting the product based on customer feedback
Advice and funds for setting up your website and payment collection
Guidance on how to procure materials or services and how to set up processes

Help you will get along the way

1:1 mentorship sessions on growing your business
Advice and funds for developing your marketing materials
Guidance on how to accelerate your growth
Grant funding of the top five startups at the end of the incubator program

Milestone 1: Idea to MVP

Work with your team to prototype the “minimum viable product” of your idea and get customer feedback

Milestone 2: Launch

Re-design the product based on customer feedback + set up your processes

Milestone 3: Traction

Market your innovation to get your first hundred customers!

Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions
Advice & funds for developing a prototype
Help with getting and interpreting Customer Feedback

Help you will get along the way

1:1 mentorship sessions on adapting the product based on customer feedback
Advice and funds for setting up your website and payment collection
Guidance on how to procure materials or services and how to set up processes

Help you will get along the way

1:1 mentorship sessions on growing your business
Advice and funds for developing your marketing materials
Guidance on how to accelerate your growth
Grant funding of the top five startups at the end of the incubator program

Milestone #1 Idea to mvp

IDEA TO MVP

Work with your team to prototype the "minimum viable product" of your idea and get customer feedback.

IDEA TO MVP

Work with your team to prototype the "minimum viable product" of your idea and get customer feedback.
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Help you will get along the way

Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions

Advice & funds for developing a prototype

Help with getting and interpreting Customer Feedback
Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions

Advice & funds for developing a prototype

Help with getting and interpreting Customer Feedback
Apply now

Milestone #2 Launch

Launch

Re-design the product based on customer feedback + set up your processes.

Launch

Re-design the product based on customer feedback + set up your processes.
Apply now

Help you will get along the way

Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions

Advice & funds for developing a prototype

Guidance on how to procure materials or services and how to setup processes.
Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions

Advice & funds for developing a prototype

Guidance on how to procure materials or services and how to setup processes.
Apply now

MILESTONE #3 Traction

Traction

After the product is complete, its now time for the students to make their product live, once the product is live on the market, its time for the next big challenge - "getting traction"

Traction

After the product is complete, its now time for the students to make their product live, once the product is live on the market, its time for the next big challenge - "getting traction"
Apply now

Help you will get along the way

Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions

Advice & funds for developing a prototype

Guidance on how to accelerate your growth

Grant funding for the top 5 startups at the end of the program
Ideate with 1:1 mentorship sessions

Advice & funds for developing a prototype

Guidance on how to accelerate your growth

Grant funding for the top 5 startups at the end of the program
Apply now

Launch a real Startup
And get Seed Grant from us

Have you considered running your own business? Join Clever Harvey Future Leader’s Incubation program for the students in grades 8th – 12th.

Winter Incubation Applications have been closed on 9th October 2021 and the Winter Program incubation program will run from 18th October 2021 to 14th January 2021.

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Weekends
Is the Incubation Period
1
Teams
Launching their Businesses
1
Teams
Unlock Seed Grants

Frequently Asked Questions

Most frequent questions and answers

The program is aimed at helping teens build their ideas to a full fledged business and also improve their Startup’s odds of success by getting their first set of customers through relevant mentorship and support.

Clever Harvey Summer & Winter Incubation is the most execution-based entrepreneurship program for high school students. No other program offers a real-world experience into entrepreneurship.

‍We do not rely on simulations or mock companies. You will experience entrepreneurship first-hand, not on power-point slides.

‍Clever Harvey Incubation Program is a real life startup experience for qualifying high school students.

Yes our incubation program is completely free to apply.

Students of Class 8 to 12 (Ages 14 to 18) can apply for our Summer or Winter Incubation Program.

All the 20 startups selected will receive free infrastructure from Clever Harvey to build their product.

Out of the 20 startups selected the top 5 startups which have grown the most in terms of sales/traction or traffic will even receive seed grant from us to grow their startups.

After you have applied for our program, sit tight for a few days, if your startup gets selected in our incubation program, we will reach out to you via email within 11th October 2021.

The Clever Harvey Incubation Program is a 3 month long incubation program having 3 milestones (mentioned above). You will receive 1-on-1 mentorship sessions for every milestone. Apart from the mentorship sessions, you can reach out to any mentors if you face any problem during the incubation period.

Absolutely not! Once you get selected for our incubation program, you don’t have to pay us anything. The program is completely free.

Clever Harvey will help you with 1:1 mentorship to progress from

(1) Idea to prototype,
(2) From prototype to launch and
(3) From launch to traction with early customers

You will also get access to our network and infrastructure. All teams will get access to funds/resources for prototyping their product, for setting up their business and for marketing their offering. In addition, the top five teams will also receive a seed grant of Rs. 25,000 each from us at the end of the program.

Start-ups have sole ownership of their existing IP (Intellectual Property) as well as any IP that the start-up develops during the program.

You will learn from real entrepreneurs!

Having real entrepreneurs and technologists is the secret sauce to our teen entrepreneurship program. 
We invite only the brightest to Clever Harvey Incubation Program, and that applies to mentors as well. Meet successful CEOs, startup founders, software engineers, marketers, and more. 

Sriram

Founder

Brown University, UCL and Imperial College London, PwC London, CEO of Clever Harvey

Madhu Clever Harvey

Madhu

founder

Warwick University, Solicitor, England & Wales, Practiced at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, London

Dipankar

GROWTH

St Xavier’s College, Ex – Founder of CashNGifts, a startup with 2 million+ users, Growth Clever Harvey

Applications for Winter Incubation 2021 batch is closed now!

Winter Incubation 2021 Batch – Applications is now closed and the Winter Incubation 2021 batch will run from 18th October 2021 to 14th January 2021.

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We are NOT looking for toppers.
We're looking for innovators.
If that sounds like you, apply now.