Winner in the Education and Skill Development sector under the Toys as Learning Resources category by Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 26: Startup India named Unnati Educare Private Limited (Parent company of Luma World) the winner of National Startup Awards 2021 in the Education and Skill Development Sector under the Toys as learning resource category. The Startup India awards recognize and reward outstanding startups and enablers that have demonstrated exceptional capabilities, not just in terms of financial gains but also in creating a measurable impact in society.
“Our positivity and willingness to take risks helps us believe that challenging goals can be achieved and success can be attained if we truly believe and work diligently to fulfil them,” says Tejasvi Bongirwar, CEO at Luma World.
The Startup India initiative was launched in 2016, and the first edition of the Startup India Awards was held in 2020. The second edition of Startup India awards in 2021 saw participation from 2177 startups belonging to 49 different sectors of the economy. The startups supported and recognized by Startup India have created 5.4 lakh direct jobs so far. Various parameters like innovation, scalability, economic impact, social impact, inclusiveness diversity and environmental impact were considered for the evaluation process of the awards. The evaluation methodology consisted of 4 steps that the startup had to go through, namely initial filtering, objective evaluation, detailed evaluation and jury evaluation.
About Luma World: We are a STEM accredited startup in the education & skill development industry. We at Luma World wish to make learning fun, life-long and memorable through interactive STEM board games, gamified flashcards, books and more. Winners of Best Math Game award at Imagination Gaming Awards (United Kingdom) in 2021 for our board game Xing, we wish to inform and inspire a new generation of responsible thinkers and innovators.