New prize to spur on UQ’s emerging entrepreneurs

7 Aug 2018

The University of Queensland’s budding entrepreneurs will be encouraged to pursue their dreams, thanks to a new prize endowed by a $125,000 gift from a UQ alumnus.

The Shane Chidgzey Young Entrepreneurs Prize will be an annual $5000 award given to the best performing startup in UQ’s ilab Germinate startup accelerator program. 

Mr Chidgzey, a UQ Business School alumnus and the founder of iPLAN Consulting, said supporting the entrepreneurship and innovation space was a cause close to his heart.

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