JITO Incubation and Innovation Foundation invests in Navars Edutech
India, 11th September 2023: JITO Incubation and Innovation Foundation (JIIF), the only community-based angel network in India, has invested an undisclosed amount in Navars Edutech, a global space edtech company centred on Space product development, education, community, and research with industry collaborations.
Navars Edutech has successfully reached out to over 100,000 students across 1,000 schools in 13 countries, enabling astronomy and space education through their advanced courses for K12 and undergraduate students, space Lab Setups at schools, global contests in student satellite programs, and national space innovation challenge.
With the infusion of funds, Navars Edutech is determined to empower the next generation of space leaders, equipping them with the necessary skills and knowledge to make astronomical achievements.
Since its inception in 2019, Navars Edutech’s educational approach, which spans from school-level engagement to collaboration with colleges, technical institutes, and companies, showcases their dedication to developing talents in product innovation around Satellite, Rockets, STEM, Coding, and Simulation tools. This approach not only helps enrich students’ knowledge but also lays the foundation for a future-ready space workforce.
Pooja Mehta, Chief Operating Officer, of JITO Incubation and Innovation Foundation, said, “Our investment in Navars Edutech reflects our strong belief in the transformative potential of space education. With our support, Navars Edutech is well-positioned to accelerate its efforts and achieve remarkable milestones in advancing space education globally.”
Dinesh Prasad, Co-Founder, of Navars Edutech, said, “We are immensely grateful for the support and confidence extended by JIIF in Navars Edutech’s vision. This strategic partnership reaffirms our commitment to shaping the future of space education and underscores the collective determination to empower the next generation of space leaders. With JIIF’s investment, we are poised to accelerate our efforts, making significant strides towards transforming dreams into astronomical achievements.”