Manthan Award – Digital Inclusion for Development


Manthan Award is a first of its kind initiative to discover, recognise and honour the BEST use of ICT and digital tools for developmental purposes. The Award is less about technology and digital media but more about the right use of digital and technological tools to empower people.
Tisser Mobile App finalizes for Manthan Awards 2016. A true groundbreaker, the app enables rural artisans to showcase their craft to the urban buyer at the click of a button.



Start up India Rocks – Top 25 Start ups


Startup India Rocks is Scaale’s global startup competition, where companies from 20 cities will compete to get the winner prize, funding, mentors and connection with corporates. Winners of each participating city’s Pitch2CBA will be evaluated by a global jury, providing international exposure to 100+ investors on site.
Tisser Rural Handicrafts is selected as one of the Top 25 Start ups in the competition.

LOCATION: Bangalore



Indira Gandhi Memorial Award : Priyadarshini

APRIL 2016

The Indira Gandhi Priyadarshini Awards is an award by the All India National Unity Conference to individuals for their outstanding services, achievement and contributions to promote National Unity, Integration, Brotherhood and Oneness. his award recognises those individuals who have excelled and made a positive and transformative difference in their respective fields of interest and work. Among the others who received the award were the International athlete Ms. Kavita Raut, first Woman editor of the Marathi daily Punyanagri Ms. Rahi Bhide, Ms. Juhi Chawla, Mr. Nawazuddin Siddique, Industrialist Megha Phansalkar and author Kavita Mahajan.