Govt. of Kerala has introduced the soft loan scheme for women entrepreneurs to provide financial assistance for executing the purchase orders received from Government Department or Public Sector Undertaking. Soft Loan against Purchase order will be given on the same terms as the seed loan of Startup mission. i.e; simple interest at the rate of 6% per annum. The amount of loan is limited to 80% of the Purchase order and disbursement is as an advance against the milestone payment agreed by the client. The repayment period of the loan is 1 year or completion of project with full settlement whichever is earlier.