Student Startup Academy
In partnership with Melbourne Innovation Centre, Hume Whittlesea LLEN & Banyule Nillumbik LLEN
Program Type: Immersion Program (Entrepreneurship) & Statewide Program
Duration: 5 days
Year Level: 8-12 via application (limited program spaces)
Available to all Years 8-12 Victorian students via application, the Student Start-Up Academy program provides the next
step for young entrepreneurs, following the completion of our Introduction to Entrepreneurship program.
Students will work through the essential steps for creating a business with the support of highly-credentialed experts from Melbourne Innovation Centre. Students will develop critical entrepreneurial and employability skills including problem solving, customer centric design, business model development, data analysis/measurement and project execution, culminating with a live pitch event.
The Academy program is a 5-day experience providing access to seed investment, co-working spaces, workshops, mentors, and public pitch experience.
Check back soon for our 2021 dates.
Students can justify enterprise opportunities
Students can explain start-up and lean methodology theories
Students can develop prototypes of business model solutions
Business Model Development
Collaboration & Communication
Data Analysis & Innovation
Problem Solving & Project Execution
Critical & Creative Thinking
Personal & Social