Rise Challenge

Solutions for power availability for health Centres in rural India

We are currently going through a completely unprecedented times in our daily life and also our health infrastructure. Even though we are trying to enable health infrastructure with new tools, machinery and knowledge their is one critical component which still remains a miss for majority of health services in Rural India is "consistent source of Power".

As the 2nd wave of Covid-19 moves towards rural India, this problem may turn out to be equally fatal in many regions of India. We at AIC-JKLU wants to invite young minds from across the country to prepare for this. We invite young minds with there solutions to this problem and we commit to validate, operationalize and implement the idea in the real world.

This is an open invitation to bring out each possible solution to assist in the critical situation our country is going through.

Our Goals

Power availability for health centers in rural areas
Identify the advanced (Tech) Solutions for innovations focused on covid-19 Healthcare sector
To establish the collective impact format that encourages young minds of India to work on this fatal issue


Start-ups in energy related sector
Any individual with energy focused solution
Start-ups in Healthcare or related sector


Opprtunity to develop prototype with experts, with financial support upto Rs. 1L.
Opportunity of working with Healthcare system and implementation agency
Opportunity to get connected with various industry experts & and different stakeholders across India
Opportunity to implement the idea on a large scale

Selection Process

  • Register yourself & your idea resonating with power availability for healthcare in rural areas
  • Selected start-ups will be required to work with experts to make the prototype
  • Share the progress on regular basis with various stake holders
  • Shortlisted prototypes to be explored for implementation at large scale


    3 Weeks

  • Leveraging the collective network of patron institutions
  • Access to multi-disciplinary faculty and academic eco-system
  • Design Thinking leverage transformative Human-Centered Design (HCD)
  • Involvement and endorsement of implementation agencies
  • Access to funds through diverse investor network

  • Partners