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Georgia Institute of Technology offers Acceptance Letter to Manish Rangan



DiscoverSTEM Batch: DiscoverSTEM Innovation Program (DIP) 2019-20 & DiscoverSTEM Entrepreneurship Program (DEP) 2020

He has secured funding from the venture capitalist firm Kubera Ventures. As the CEO of UVSET-SAFETouch, Manish Rangan has increased his startup valuation from $50k to $400k, secured LOI from Real Estate Firm worth $750k, delivered 10+ startup pitches in competitions & VCs, and ran successful Kickstarter crowdfunding.

Manish Rangan is a ‘Top 18 Under 18 Indian American Student’. He was awarded by US Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi at the Global Eye Magazine’s event in 2022. He is also a TEDx Speaker and delivered a speech at Youth@TAMS.

A young innovator and CEO, Manish is already making taking big strides forward in the world of innovation and entrepreneurship. He, along with his team has created UVSET-SAFETouch, a multi-patent pending, UV-C-based door handle sanitizer during the COVID-19 pandemic. UVSET SafeTouch was shortlisted among the Top 80 Startups Globally supporting United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals at Oslo Innovation Week in 2022. UVSET won the Chairman’s Prize and a grant of $10,000 at Advancing Healthcare Innovation Summit – 2022.

At DiscoverSTEM, Manish Rangan is serving as a mentor as well as a student ambassador. He is mentoring young kids on the subject of innovation. Manish has demonstrated his leadership skills by serving in top positions at Reedy Entrepreneurship Club and Reedy DECA. As a volunteer, Manish has served American Red Cross, Tamil Nadu Foundation, Sankara Eye Foundation, Brain Bubble, NHS, and other community service projects. Manish is an avid chess player and has also coached several kids.