Programs

There’s support at every stage of your Ventures journey – from flexing your creative muscles to launching a startup.

Learn

Learn the essentials to identify real challenges and create purpose-driven solutions.

Six workshops focused on innovation, design and business skills. Be mentored by experienced local and global innovators
Six workshops for women across all disciplines who are in or want to become managers, entrepreneurs, researchers or academics.
This program allows UQ students to come together and create projects that will positively impact communities around the world. 
Gain the knowledge and skills to ideate, validate, build, test and pitch your startup idea in just two days!

Validate

Validate your idea on the market and test your skills in real startup environments.

Intern at a startup in some of the world’s most vibrant startup hot spots — including Shanghai, Singapore, Tel Aviv and San Francisco.
Calling all postgraduate students to find a solution to a sustainability challenge. Applicants must submit their video to UQ before 29 November.
Validate the fit between your ideas and market needs while developing a business model for your product or service.

Grow

Take your business or social enterprise to the next level.

Six-month acceleration program. Eligible startups will receive a $20,000 equity-free grant.
Global sportstech startup accelerator program access to global mentors, investors and experienced hosts

Talk to a student

Not sure how to get involved? Our talented Ventures ambassadors can help guide you through your entrepreneurial journey