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Terms & Conditions for using www.applyifi.com

Thank you for visiting Applyifi.com. Your use of this website is governed by the terms and conditions mentioned in this document. The management reserves the right to change, modify, include or delete any of the terms.

Applyifi.com® is a private platform for startups to crate their profiles, which is accessible to multiple investors mentors or accelerators/incubators. On a selective basis, Applyifi may create a detailed scorecard for the startup. For this, the Applyifi team may call or meet the startup. The scorecard given by the
startup will be a subjective perspective of the Applyifi team, and the startup may or may not agree with the scoring. If a startup gets a scorecard, it will be available for registered investors mentors or accelerators/incubators to review, even if the startup does not agree with the scorecard. The startup however has the option of not displaying the profile and the scorecard, and in if the entrepreneur so chooses, the profile will not be displayed.

For investors, accelerators and incubators, Applyifi reviews applications and provides a scorecard. Users of this website may register as “startups”, “investors”, “accelerators”, “incubators”, or “mentors”.

 Startups are entrepreneurs seeking to apply for assistance, funding, or mentorship.

 All startups that create profiles on this website are responsible for presenting honest and accurate

information – Applyifi will not be held accountable for any false representations made by startup owners.

 Investors, accelerators, incubators, and mentors are individuals or organizations seeking to provide support or investment to startups registered on this site.

 All investors, accelerators, incubators, and mentors are responsible for presenting honest and accurate information and are required to fill in the

Applyifi registration form and receive approval from the Applyifi administrator before gaining access to the site.

Use of Applyifi does not in any way promise assurance of any type of investment, mentorship, or acceptance into accelerator or incubator programs of any nature.

Applyifi is not obligated to introduce startups to any investors, accelerators, incubators, or mentors.

Applyifi is not responsible for doing diligence on the parties users meet through Applyifi – users are.

Applyifi is not responsible for verifying that that any potential investor is accredited or otherwise authorized or appropriate to invest in startups – the startups are.

The Applyifi scorecard is a subjective independent analysis of the strength of a startup’s business case, as perceived by the Applyifi team. Applyifi is an independent actor and will not make any investments in any of the startups registered on the site. This scorecard is merely our take on the business based on the information presented by the startups.

Applyifi is in no way accountable for any false information provided in the startup profiles, or for any issues pertaining to or resulting from investments.

Any investments resulting from the Applyifi platform are made at the sole discretion of the investor and startup and we recommend that both parties seek
independent advice and research before making decisions.

Applyifi does not promise to maintain the confidentiality of information users disclose to other users on our site. All parties acknowledge that Applyifi is a private platform and information contained within is directly available only to registered users. Startups acknowledge that the information presented in their
profiles will be accessible by all investors, accelerators, incubators, and mentors registered on Applyifi – but not to other startups. Likewise, investors, accelerators, incubators, and mentors acknowledge that their profiles will be visible to all registered users (however users will not be able to communicate
directly with them without their consent).

By using this website all users agree to the terms listed herein.

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    Fund raising and business consulting

    for startups

     

     

    Sharp advice. Startup-friendly pricing.

     

  • We are on a mission to create
    a 100,000 startups.

    For the world to be happy, we need more job creators. We need more startups to be successful.
    Our programs are designed with the mission of making startups successful.

  • Get up to Rs.75 lacs funding

    from Indian Angel Network

     

    Applyifi and Indian Angel Network are collaborating to help early-stage startups get funding up to Rs. 75 lacs.

  • Testimonials

    We are obsessed with adding value to your business.

    “Fundraising is very exciting, but also can be a very tedious and long, especially for a novice entrepreneur.

     

    Prajakt and Applyifi Team made the whole process from making a pitch deck to finalizing SHA very easy and smooth.”

     

    Angad Singi, founder - Vahann

    "Applyifi has been an incredible source of knowledge, honest feedback, and connections for our startup.

     

    Their Scorecard was a tangible piece of due diligence we could show investors. Applyifi made the right introductions at the right time, allowing us to raise our seed round of funding."

     

    Gabe Baker, founder and CEO, Edorble

    "Applyifi has been invaluable in helping us set up the business.

     

    While our venture was not VC fundable, they helped us understand why, and helped us build the foundation of a sustainable business that we love running."

     

    Ritika Bhatia - Founder Kontent Factory

    "Because of Applyifi, our fundraising process got streamlined and it provided us with the required traction in the generally noisy startup-investor market.

     

    For any startup looking to raise their seed round I would absolutely recommend connecting with Prajakt Raut and Applyifi"

     

    Abhishek Chatterjee, founder Meta IoT / Vehico.

  • Applyifi Scorecard and Assessment Report

     

    First we review your venture's investment and business readiness on 36 key parameters that investors assess your venture on.

     

    Based on which we provide actionable inputs to sharpen your business plans, refine your strategy and help improve the chances of success and fund raising.

     

    The Applyifi scorecard and assessment report is absolutely free.

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    We first assess your venture's business and investment readiness using our proprietary Applyifi 36-point scorecard. Based on this, we bring experienced perspectives and actionable advice to help founders increase their chances of success.

     

     

    Our experts help you create a powerful pitch deck that will generate investor interest. 

     

    We also help founders practice their pitch to investors. (Often, even strong entrepreneurs with good ideas do not get a foot in the door or catch an investor's attention because they are not been able to present a compelling case to investors.)

     

    The Applyifi Fund Raising Assistance Program helps founders become better-prepared for fund raising.

     

    Once ready, we share your pitch deck with investors, including individual angel investors, angel investor groups and VCs. (We are connected to and respected by major angel investor groups and institutional investors across India).

     

    On ascertaining investor interest, we help founders in deal-closing, including valuations, term-sheet, deal-structuring, due-diligence and paperwork.

     

     

    Not just angels and VCs

    Angel investors and VCs are just one source of capital. We also help startups explore other options of capital like crowd-funding, strategic investors, venture debt (collateral-free loans), grants, structured F&F rounds and funding from Accelerators & Incubators.

     

    Pricing:

    For Fund Raising via our investor connects, we charge 2.5% of the amount raised by us for your venture + a nominal processing fee.

     

    or write to us at startup@applyifi.com to set up a call with our experts.

     

     

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    We help founders think through their strategy and help them develop comprehensive, practical plans for their business.

    • Business plan development (Inputs on strategy + 3-year excel sheet + pitch deck)
    • Business strategy consulting - product roadmap, revenue streams, business models, pricing, customer segments, market prioritization, go-to-market strategies, HR processes, etc. 
    • Idea validation, including reviewing decisions to pivot
    We understand startups. That's why we have startup-friendly packages and pricing plans.

    Write to us at startup@applyifi.com to set up a call with our experts.

     

     

     

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    We provide sharp advice based on years of experience of understanding what works and what does not work. We advise startups on branding, marketing and sales program development.

     

    Write to us at startup@applyifi.com to set up a call with our experts.

  •  

    A guide book by Applyifi founder Prajakt Raut

    for startups to get better prepared for business and fund raising

     

     

    Click here to try a few sample chapters.

  • Prajakt Raut - Co-founder Applyifi

    Prajakt is an entrepreneurship evangelist.

    His personal goal in life is to encourage and assist a 100,000 people to become entrepreneurs.​

    Previously head of operations of the Indian Angel Network, a founding team member of a leading accelerator, co-founder of Orange Cross, and Asia Director for TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs).

     

    Founding partner of The Growth Labs [www.thegrowthlabs.in]

     

    Well connected and respected in the entrepreneurial eco-system in India. He writes extensively on Quora and blogs on www.thehubforstartups.com.

     

    Click here to view full profile

  • Resource Centre

    For more articles and resources, visits Prajakt's blog - click here.

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