UQ Ventures

More than ever, our world needs innovators and problem solvers who will use their entrepreneurial thinking to develop ideas that make a meaningful contribution to our world. UQ Ventures reflects the entrepreneurial spirit of our community: to be bold and adventurous in working together to find opportunities and solve challenges that create positive change locally and globally. UQ Ventures supports student innovators at every stage of their journey, connecting them with staff, alumni, industry specialists and global experts to take their ideas to the next level.

Together with UQ Ventures you can help to accelerate global ideas and provide a lasting impact on students and society by supporting:

  • Global Start Up Adventurers: Give students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to intern in the world’s startup hotspots.
  • Ventures Challenge: Support This whole-of-UQ innovation challenge as it brings our brightest students together to explore some of the world’s most pressing challenges.
  • Leadhers: Empower UQ women to be future change-makers and leaders in innovation.
  • Discovery Program: Encourage the next generation of young entrepreneurs asWe work with high schools to deliver workshops that foster a resilient, flexible and entrepreneurial mindset in Year 7 to Year 12 students.
  • Emerging Startups: Help take leading innovations to market by funding a prize or contributing to a seed fund for startups.

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UQ Advancement
The University of Queensland
Brisbane QLD 4072