The clarion has been sounded, the summons are here! Voodoo is looking out for digital wizards and social witches to spread its black magic! What’s in it for you? Only some prize money worth lakhs to be won, a paid internship at Voodoo and a chance to meet entrepreneurial doyennes like Rahul Yadav, Kunal Shah, Alok Goel, Dharamveer of ZO Rooms, Ashish of Urban Ladder, Harsha of Swiggy.
Voodoo, the smartphone-based digital assistant is organising India’s biggest Growth Challenge, where you will have to work your magic and wrack your brain to come up with quirky growth ideas to apply in real life for the Voodoo app. Aimed towards the students from colleges all over India including the likes of IITs, NITs and other top tier colleges across all disciplines, as well as start-up enthusiasts, Voodoo’s ‘VooDOo or Die’ contest will provide the perfect professional springboard for the idea generating youth of the country!
Contest Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WzwzhS9c-dc
Speaking on the launch, Mohit Mittal Co-Founder and CEO, Voodoo, said, “Voodoo is a young start-up, one that believes that creativity, talent and innovation should be unhindered and unleashed. We have launched the ‘VooDOo or Die’ contest to challenge the intellects of the Indian youth to the very limit and encourage the best and the brightest talents with not just rewards, but rewarding experiences. This is why we have brought the industry pioneers together on one platform to nurture and guide the next wave of entrepreneurs. We are confident that this unique and engaging contest will be highly successful, and are excited to see the youth’s response to our challenge!”
The contestants will be judged and awarded points by an expert panel, who would evaluate the performance on novelty, impact and their caliber to grow a startup from scratch. The top ranked contestant will be awarded INR 50,000, while up to 81 places will be awarded cash prizes. Moreover, three best performers will be awarded a paid internship at Voodoo, a SAIF Partners-backed venture, with a monthly stipend of INR 25,000 each.
But that is not where the magic ends. Select winners will also come face to face with eminent CEOs and VCs. With a list that includes the likes of Rahul Yadav (Co-founder & Ex-CEO, Housing.com), Kunal Shah (Co-founder & CEO, Freecharge), Alok Goel (Managing Director, SAIF Partners), Dharamveer Singh Chouhan (Co-founder & CEO, Zostel and ZO Rooms), Ashish Goel (CEO, Urban Ladder), Shradha Sharma (Founder & Chief Editor, YourStory), Mukul Arora (Principal, SAIF Partners) and Shriharsha Majety (Founder & CEO, Swiggy), the contest is an one-of-its-kind opportunity to imbibe knowledge from the people who have been there, done that.
Voodoo’s ‘VooDOo or Die’ contest is scheduled to commence from December 10, with registrations starting December 3. With so much to be won, do you think you have what it takes to make it big on the biggest platform of its kind? Then sign up at: http://www.getvoodoo.in/challenge