Mumbai's NITIE Center for Student Enterprises recently launched 'National Entrepreneurship Education Awards' to recognize leadership in the NEN community and beyond. The Best Student Enterprise Awards went to Evolve Enterprise, a startup by VJTI students that produces educational toys; Choco Desire, a chocolate bouquet shop by Sweta Tiwari of Thakur Institute of Management Studies (TIMS); Grail.com, a startup of NITIE's Bhupendra K Verma that sells music video CDs. Ganga of TIMS, Rekha SK of MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, and Dipak Tutpuje of Satara Polytechnic College, Satara, were judged as Best Faculty for promoting entrepreneurship education. RV College of Engineering, Bangalore, and NIT, Suratkal won the Best Academic Institutes Promoting Entrepreneurship Awards.
Contributed by Dr T Prasad, NEN Faculty Coordinator, NITIE