Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards shortlist

29 June 2022

In 2022, Ventures launched the inaugural Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards.

Entrepreneurship and innovation awardsThe Awards celebrate and showcase the diverse talent across entrepreneurship at The University of Queensland, from exceptional mentors and student entrepreneurs to startups solving local and global challenges.

Congratulations to all the candidates who were nominated! This first round saw a very strong pool of applicants and Ventures is excited to announce the shortlisted finalists for each category.

Startup of the Year
Student Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Felix Hall (Bachelor of Computer Science)
  • James Henderson (Master of Business Administration)
  • Niel Reitmann (Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours))
Mentor of the Year
  • Sonja Bernhardt OAM
  • Andy Galloway
  • Emily Johnson
  • Kaitlyn Sapier
  • Roger Tang

The winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony hosted at UQ’s new Brisbane City location in July 2022. Best of luck to all the shortlisted finalists!