KSAP Special Call 2023

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Exciting news for bio-startups based in Karnataka! The Centre for Cellular & Molecular Platforms is inviting applications for the Karnataka Start-up Advancement Program - K-SAP BIO 50. Supported by the Government of Karnataka, this program aims to accelerate the startup journey and help businesses increase traction and accelerate their go-to-market strategy.

Program is open to startups working in healthcare, medical devices, agritech, cleantech, or other allied domains.

It offers a deep-dive engagement with industry experts to take early stage bio businesses to new heights. It is an exclusively customized advancement program providing access to experienced mentors and an alumni community that will support go-to-market at the national and global scale

Only 9 spots are available for Cohort 2023 Special Call. In consultation with the Karnataka Government, this is a one-time non-transferable opportunity to participate in the program at only 1% equity.


  • Year-around advisory sessions covering all aspects of bio-entrepreneurship, such as product development, IP, Regulatory, Business model, and Funding with dedicated anchor advisors from industries as identified by C-CAMP.
  • Curated workshops, Networking events, International partnering forums and
  • Meetings with regulators, investors, channel partners, and more
  • Demo-Day followed by an investment opportunity in a fast-track mode for up to 1 Cr from C-CAMP (subject to due diligence & term sheets) for the top 5 shortlisted startups from the program 

K-SAP BIO50 has already supported four cohorts. For more information visit: https://www.ccamp.res.in/csap-ksap-startup-cohort

Apply here. Deadline extended to 16th Apr, 2023.

Contact ksap[at]ccamp.res.in for queries.