Best Opportunities for Social Enterprises & Entrepreneurs (August)
The ever-evolving landscape of social impact can often feel like a grand and elusive adventure, with time management acting as the ultimate quest. But fear not, intrepid explorer! We’re here to be your trusty guide who can quickly lead you through the untamed wilderness of opportunities. Straight from the treasure chest, we present to you the top gems for enhancing your skills, knowledge, revenue, and impact this August.
The Westpac Social Change Fellowship empowers social innovators in Australia by providing up to $50,000 for personal growth, access to global thought leaders, and industry expertise. Participants experience an immersive Group Leadership Program alongside like-minded individuals while benefiting from Westpac connections to strengthen their profile and expand networks. Apply for the 2024 Fellowship and boost your social innovation journey. Applications close Thursday 10 August.
Embrace your inner innovator with a Kenneth Myer Innovation Fellowship. Bring your game-changing initiative to life with a year-long support package, including $180,000 for your 12-month commitment. Join a network of changemakers and be the catalyst for positive societal change. Don’t wait – apply now and ignite your journey towards creating a lasting impact. Your big idea could be the next big thing! Applications close Sunday 10 September.
Migrant Incubator Series is an empowering eight-week program designed to spark the entrepreneurial spirit in migrant and refugee changemakers. In partnership with Catalysr, this series provides a dynamic platform where industry experts guide you through the essentials of launching and growing a small business in Australia. These interactive workshops offer real-world experiences and actionable knowledge. What’s more, you get the opportunity to craft a video pitch for the Migrant Incubator Award and stand a chance to win $10,000! This unique learning experience is free to attend and open to university students, staff, and the broader community. Don’t miss this chance to turn your vision into reality. Weekly online workshops commence Wednesday 2 August, 4pm – 6pm (AEST).
Pause Awards 2023 is redefining business excellence with new award levels and 11 new categories, including ideas intended to change the world and positively impact ingrained gender inequality, social imbalance or injustice. Seize your chance to shine in the “Good” category, highlighting your dedication to creating a positive impact on the environment, people, and communities. Don’t miss out – apply now to celebrate your achievements and inspire others! Applications close Friday 1 September.
The World Summit Awards (WSA) Australia is a dynamic platform recognising Australia’s best digital innovations with positive local impact. Ignite your passion for technology and creativity by applying for an unparalleled opportunity to showcase your solutions globally. WSA Australia fosters a diverse, democratic awarding system that empowers problem solvers. Don’t miss the chance to participate in interactive knowledge-sharing sessions and network with global innovators. Apply now and be part of a movement making waves in the digital world! Applications close Saturday 30 September 2023.