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The HATCH: Taronga Accelerator Program

Date/Deadline: 11 May, 2021

Hatching brilliant ideas for the planet! One simple idea could change the future. The future starts today. What’s your brilliant idea?

Taronga Conservation Society Australia is committed to finding a better and more sustainable way for wildlife and people to share this planet, and we know that people are the key to creating and driving this positive change.


HATCH is calling on innovators, thought leaders, disruptors, developers, passionate individuals and everyone in between to help develop and implement brilliant ideas for the planet.
The HATCH: Taronga Accelerator Program exists to support innovative solutions to pressing conservation and environmental challenges.
If you have a brilliant idea, product or service that you think will be the next game-changer for the planet or know someone who does, Taronga wants to hear from you!
The HATCH program will provide participants with:
• $25,000 value in development support per participating initiative.
• $2,000 equity-free seed funding per initiative.
• The opportunity to receive up to $50,000 in funding.
• Support to develop a brilliant idea into a not-for-profit or social enterprise venture.
• Access to top mentors and subject matter experts, including Taronga’s experts in conservation, science, education and community engagement.
• A peer group of like-minded innovators and thought leaders.
HATCH is a 14-week accelerator program to help you develop your brilliant idea into a not-for-profit or social enterprise venture that has a positive impact on the environment.
The program will involve two immersive events, weekly online workshops and a final pitch event.
Applications are open from 31 March to 11 May 2021, and the program will run from mid-July to late-October 2021.

Click ‘CHECK IT OUT’ below to visit the HATCH website for further information and to apply. Now’s the time to hatch your brilliant idea for the planet!

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