Tata initiatives

From fostering international understanding through student internship programmes to promoting social entrepreneurship, the Tata group engages with the youth through various initiatives

Tata Crucible - The Business Quiz
Tata Crucible - The Business Quiz, a key initiative aimed at engaging the youth, brings together the sharpest young corporate minds in India to take on the heat of the toughest business quiz. Started in 2004, the quiz is held for corporate employees and campus students.
Website: www.tatacrucible.com
The Tata Building India School Essay Competition
The Tata Building India School Essay Competition encourages young leaders of tomorrow to showcase their thoughts on nation building through essays. Started in 2006, the competition is now one of the largest essay competitions in India.
Website: www.tatabuildingindia.com
Tata Social Internship
Launched in 2008, Tata Social Internship is a unique two-month experiential internship programme that provides students from the world's leading universities grass-roots level exposure through corporate sustainability projects of Tata companies in India.
Website: www.tatasocial-in.com/internship
Tata Social Enterprise Challenge
A joint initiative by the Tata group and the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, Tata Social Enterprise Challenge’s objective is to find India’s most promising social enterprises. It also aims at raising awareness and promoting social entrepreneurship among youth.
Website: www.tatasechallenge.org
Tata First Dot Powered by NEN
India's first national mentoring and recognition platform for student startups, Tata First Dot Powered by NEN (National Entrepreneurship Network) promotes, mentors and showcases India's youngest and most dynamic entrepreneurs. Tata First Dot is a collaborative initiative of the Tata group and the NEN Trust.