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StartupTN Initiatives


  • PSG-STEP has been selected as one of the implementation partner for TANSEED 4.0, an initiative by StartupTN which provides seed fund support up to Rs.10.00 lakhs as grant to budding startup entrepreneurs in the early stages of the venture. 
  • PSG-STEP received 228 applications from 23 sectors and around 75 experts were involved to evaluate the applications and to provide mentoring support.
  • 25 Startups were selected for the TANSEED 4.0 Finale and 17 has been awarded the grant of Rs.10.00 lakhs by StartupTN.

StartupTN Workshop

  • PSG-STEP along with StartupTN and Startup India organized a two day program on 'Women for Startups: Startup India State Workshops for Women Founders' during February 22-23, 2023.
  • Around 55 women Startups participated in the workshop.


  • PSG-STEP has been selected as one of the implementation partner for TANSEED 5.0, an initiative by StartupTN. TANSEED will be awarded in an equity model for 3 per cent stake in the start-up ventures.
  • Aimed at bridging the gap in fund requirements of start-ups during their early stages, the seed fund provides support of up to ₹15 lakh to green tech, rural impact & women-led start-ups and up to ₹10 lakh each to other start-ups

  • PSG-STEP received 348 applications and 35 Startups were selected for the TANSEED 5.0 Finale and 14 has been awarded by StartupTN.

Startup Thiruvizha

'Tamilnadu Startup Thiruvizha' is a two-day annual celebration of Startups and Entrepreneurship in Tamil Nadu. Enlightening panel discussions, keynote addresses and fireside chats by industry experts and successful Startup founders, B2B meetings, spaces for interaction and cultural events will be part of the celebration.

“Tamil Nadu Startup Thiruvizha 2023” was held on 19th and 20th August 2023 at Codissia Trade Fair Complex, Coimbatore. PSG-STEP was one the incubation partner for the Startup Thiruvizha.