ASSOCHAM & with Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT) presents

AgriTech-Startup Innovation Awards 2021

An unique opportunity for Agri-tech start-ups to showcase how to help and address the issues faced by farmers
Last date to apply 20th November, 2021

India has the second largest agricultural land in the world. About 60% of rural Indian households make their living from agriculture. The agro based industry saw a growth at a CAGR of 16.4% over FY10 to FY18. Agricultural exports from India reached US$ 38.54 billion in FY19 and in FY20 (till November 2019) US$ 22.69 billion. With many initiatives for farmers, the government aims to double farmers' income by 2022. So we have compiled a list of Indian Agricultural startups that are making a name and increasing their growth in quick succession.

The ASSOCHAM’s AgriTech-Startup Innovation Awards 2021, is a unique opportunity for Agri-tech start-ups to showcase how they have been helping and addressing the issues faced by farmers to solve some key challenges which are being faced by the agriculture sector in India and to bring in solutions for Farmers to increase their income and productivity. In this regard, ASSOCHAM in collaboration with Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT) is planning to host AgriTech-Startup Innovation Awards 2021. The finalist will be recognised in SMARTecIndia 2021 event.

Please find enclosed the brochure on AgriTech-Startup Innovation Awards 2021 & Award Application form, which we request you to kindly go through the procedure to apply and share it with corporate network enrol for this initiative. Last date to submit the application form is 20th November 2021.

Categories of AgriTech-Startup Innovation Awards 2021:
  • Clean Agritech Solutions in Post-Harvest Management, Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Value Chain Management Solutions for effective Market Linkages
  • Solution in Reduction in Food Waste
  • Sustainable Packaging solutions for perishable and non-perishable produce
  • Farmer Engagement and Education
  • Productivity
  • Allied Areas – Fisheries, Poultry, Husbandry etc.
  • Agri-Fintech
  • Automated Agri Infrastructure

Call for Application15th September 2021
Last date to receive applications20th November 2021
Evaluation process30th November 2021
Announcement of final Awardees10th December 2021

Please submit the References and Annexures materials through email/cloud drive link to [email protected] , It would be our pleasure to provide you any additional information or clarification you may require, please reach us at +91-9036333975 or e-mail us at [email protected]

After submitting the application form and related documents, you will receive a confirmation from the organising team.

We shall deeply appreciate your kind and an early registration towards the AgriTech-Startup Innovation Awards 2021.

Note : Application form should be in word format only.



3rd - 15th December 2021

For more information, please contact

P. Udayakumar
[email protected]
+91 89460 11681
Vishvvarat Kanojia
[email protected]
+91 98710 57791
The Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India
4th Floor, YMCA Cultural Centre and Library Building,
01, Jai Singh Marg, New Delhi,
Delhi - 110001