Only the startups that are listed in StartupSL Platform (www.startupsl.lk) will be considered for Spiralation.
New startups (registered or looking to register) and registered companies that are less than 3 years (calculated as of application date) in existence are eligible to apply.
All information provided in the application should be accurate. In case any misrepresentation or wrong information is provided, the proposal shall be liable for rejection.
All applications should be submitted in English. The language must be simple, clear and to the point.
Handwritten proposals will not be accepted.
All applications should be submitted through the registration form in spiralation.com. Applications submitted in any other method will not be accepted. (Note: As this form contains file uploads, it’s advisable to use laptop/desktop than a mobile device)
Selections will be based on a 3 stage evaluation process as follows.
Stage 1 – Application shortlisting
Stage 2 – Business pitching
Stage 3 – Technical pitching
After a detailed evaluation of the proposal, the proposals with the highest scores in pre-determined criteria will be awarded the grant.
After award, all selected applicants will require to carry out an incorporation of their company. A confirmation of work which details a full project plan (including Gantt chart of implementation activities and post-implementation monitoring and evaluation) has to be submitted to ICTA. The reimbursements will be disbursed according to agreed project milestones extracted from this project plan.
2021 cohort of Spiralation - Tech Startup Support Program