NSRCEL Goldman Sachs
10,000 Women Finance For Growth

Empowering Your Business with Financial Confidence

Welcome to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Finance for Growth – a unique initiative designed to take your business to new heights. As graduates of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women, you have already demonstrated exceptional entrepreneurial ability. Now, invest in your financial capability to accelerate your business journey.

10,000 Women Finance for Growth is a first-of-its-kind combination of intensive education, tailored mentorship, and exclusive networking opportunities. You will master financial management, explore potential funding avenues, and drive your business growth with renewed financial confidence.

Program Highlights

Foundational Finance

A transformative 4-week online journey designed to cultivate your financial skills and financial management. Equip yourself with a comprehensive understanding of business financial management, enabling you to take confident financial decisions, discover various funding options, and prepare your venture for long-term success. You will leave the course with an enhanced pitch deck, and an more advanced ability to manage your business finances.

Deep-Dive Support

Following the Foundational Finance course, select participants seeking extensive external financing will be invited to a one-week intensive course at the IIMB campus. This advanced course will provide strategic financial tools, guidance on fundraising, and avenues to connect with leading finance providers.

Through the course, you will master complex financial concepts, devise growth strategies, understand business valuation, and sharpen your pitching and negotiation skills. You will then be paired with follow-on mentorship to support your continued financing journey.

National Finance Festival

Regardless of whether you join the Foundational Finance Course or the Deep-Dive Support Program, every participant is invited to our exclusive National Finance Festival. A perfect stage to network, learn, and celebrate your accomplishments.

How do I take part?

Register for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Finance for Growth program through the 1-minute registration form here

This program is open exclusively to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women alumni. Upon completion of the Foundational Finance Course, you may be selected for the Deep-Dive Support Program, based on your future financing plans.

Registration Window: May 26 - June 10, 2023

Foundational Finance Course First Cohort: June 19, 2023

Further Courses: To run over the summer on a first come, first served basis.

Who is eligible to apply for this program?

The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Finance for Growth program is exclusive to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Womenalumni.

Who is eligible to apply for this program?

The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Finance for Growth program is exclusive to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Womenalumni.

What is the duration of each program?

The Foundational Finance Course runs for four weeks. For selected participants, the Deep-Dive Support Program consists of a one-week intensive course, followed by two months of mentorship.

Is there a fee to participate in the program?

No, the program is offered free of charge for our distinguished 10,000 Women alumni.

How is the program delivered?

The Foundational Finance Course is delivered online, while the Deep-Dive Support Program takes place in-person at the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.

Is accommodation provided for the Deep-Dive Support Program?

While the program does not provide accommodation, we can recommend options for you to consider.

Is attendance mandatory for all sessions?

Yes, full participation is essential to gain the maximum benefit from the program and successfully complete it.

Does the program guarantee funding?

While the program significantly enhances your ability to raise funds by empowering you with the necessary skills and knowledge, it does not directly provide or guarantee funding. 

How are participants for the Deep-Dive Support Program selected?

Participants are selected for the Deep-Dive Support Program based on their external financing ambition.

Will the program be opened to non-alumni in the future?

While the program currently caters to Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women alumni, we may extend the opportunity to non-alumni women entrepreneurs in the future.

My question is not answered here. Who should I contact?

Please write to us at financeforgrowth@nsrcel.iimb.ac.in and we will respond to your query as soon as possible.