Over the past few months, the company claims its online platform has seen over 150,000 student trials, 500 teachers coming on board, and students and revenue doubling every month.
Commenting on the development, CEO Karan Bajaj said, "We want to harness the natural creativity of kids and shift their mindset from an early age -- from being consumers to creators of technology."
Anup Gupta, managing director, Nexus Venture Partners, said, "We are excited to strengthen our association with WhiteHat Jr's mission of creating the next generation of innovators and thinkers."
Amit A Patel, managing director, Owl Ventures, said, "WhiteHat Jr has created something that is unique, scalable and very relevant, not only in India but across other markets."
Namita Dalmia, principal-investments, Omidyar Network India, added, "We invested in WhiteHat Jr with an aim of improving cognitive skills and we are heartened to see the impact of its curriculum on kids through improvements in creativity, concentration and logical thinking as well as teachers who are highly educated women tech professionals returning to the workforce."