Google announced the first class of 20 women founded/co-founded startups, selected from close to 400 applications, for the inaugural Google for Startups Accelerator-India Women Founders.
The US-based technology giant will emphasis on access to networks, access to capital, hiring challenges, mentorship, and other areas.
In addition to these, the curriculum will include workshops and support around AI/ML, Cloud, UX, Android, Web, product strategy and growth, as well as provide access to a global community of women founders, said the company.
Some of the startups selected are Aspire for Her, Brown Living, CoLLearn Education, Commudle, Dubverse, Elda Health, Fitbots and more.
Google said this program is part of an effort by Google towards improving the representation of women across different sections of India’s digitally-trained workforce – be it entrepreneurship, professionals looking to upskill or young graduates seeking a head start on their career.