Applications are open for Climate Label for Women in Energy- Tamil Nadu Apply Now Last date for application: 2nd January 2022 CLIMATE LABEL FOR WOMEN A 6-week entrepreneurship development program
for women students enrolled in universities in India.


Climate Label for women in energy is a 6-week immersive entrepreneurship program for women students pursuing Masters or PhD in any university in Tamil Nadu.

This program is designed to fuel inspiration, build knowledge and provide hands-on business experience to help you launch their career in Energy Entrepreneurship.

The program will be offered at no cost to the selected participants



  • Women students pursuing Masters or Doctorate(PhD) in any university in Tamil Nadu and have an aptitude for technology*.
  • You can apply as an individual or in teams of maximum 3 members.**

*Students enrolled in diploma or graduate programs like engineering/BSc. are welcome to apply and we will evaluate these applications on a case-by-case basis.

**Please note that if you are applying with a team, each team member needs to individually fill in this application form. If you wish to apply with a team of more than 3 members, please email us at label@womeninclimateentrepreneurship.org


Remember-You don’t need a business idea to apply, all that is required is an interest in developing solutions on clean energy/mobility/energy access/carbon technologies and a commitment to participate fully throughout the program.


Phase-1: Induction and
Team Formation
(1 week)

In the first week,

you will be introduced to the program and formed into different teams through team building activities.

You will be further exposed to clean energy and basics of business literacy to build your foundation in the subjects.

Weekly commitment: 4-6h/ week

Phase-2: Startup Simulation:
A hands- on learning exercise
(3 weeks)

In the next three weeks,

you will develop entrepreneurship skills through an immersive exercise of simulating some of the energy startups


Weekly commitment: 4-5h/ week


Phase-3: Developing your Business Idea
& Pitching
(2 weeks)

In the last two weeks,

we will help you develop your business idea through workshops as well as mentorship. Teams will be further supported in refinement of business model and pitch preparation for the finale Pitch Day.


Weekly Commitment: 4-5h/ week


Application phase: 06 December 2021 to 02 January 2022


Program timeline:

Phase-1: Induction and Team Formation (1 week) – 14th January to 21st January, 2022

Phase-2: Startup Simulation: A hands- on learning exercise (3 weeks) – 21st January to 11th February, 2022

Phase-3: Developing your Business Idea & Pitching (2 weeks) – 11th February to 25th February, 2022

*These timelines are tentative and are subject to change, for more details, please contact us at label@womeinclimateentrepreneurship.org

Incentives for winners

The 3 winning teams will get a chance to be a part of 2-day workshop in Goa, where experts will help them refine their business idea*.

*Flight and accomodation will be sponsored by Climate Collective Foundation.


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