Please stay tuned in for more updates on the program dates and schedule.


We use a competition model to select our startups. Prospective startups submit an online application and shortlisted startups go through two rounds of selection process. The highest-potential startups are then invited to participate in the FLAME ORIGINS Program.

How to Apply

  1. Apply here: research/centres/centre-for-entrepreneurship-innovation/flame-origins-program/the-application-process/application-form.
  2. Complete and submit your application
  3. FCEI Team will be in touch with you within 4 weeks of submitting your application.

Please note that applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. We look for early stage startups that at least have a product in place which has been commercially pilot tested.
  2. We prefer revenue positive startups that have upto 25 customers.
  3. We invite startups across all industries.
  4. The founders should be working full time on their startups and committed to participation in the program if selected.