To be eligible for NIFientreC support, a project must meet a number of criteria. 1 Escalate Grassroots Innovation . . 2 Located in India . . . 3 Technically sound . . . 4 Have good prospects of being profitable . . 5 Benefit local economy . . . 6 Environmentally and socially sound, satisfying country's environmental and social standards 7 NIFientreC does not lend directly to individual entrepreneurs . 8 Augment Technology based Grass root innovations . 9 Market potential and scalability of the product . . .