HDFC gives SmartUp grants to 21 social sector start-ups

Chennai: HDFC has announced the winners of its fourth edition of SmartUp Grants 2021.

The bank said twenty one startups working in the social sector were selected through a rigorous screening process from 300 applications received across the country.

These grants are aimed to nurture start-ups offering unique solutions to harbinger sustainable change in society and the environment. These grants have been offered under the aegis of #Parivartan, the umbrella program for the bank’s social initiatives.

In the past four years the bank has disbursed grants worth Rs 19.4 crore.

 

NT Bureau