WHAT IS VENTURE UP?
Venture Up is a business accelerator for young New Zealanders, aged between 16-22 who have proven they’re driven, motivated and determined.
During the programme, you’ll be provided with all the support and tools to start a business and develop your leadership skills with some of New Zealand’s best business talent.
WHAT IS A BUSINESS ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME?
A business accelerator is a programme of learning, mentorship and growth experience to get your entrepreneurial skill set, personal experience and business venture going bigger, better, & faster.
WHO CAN TAKE PART?
For Venture Up Queenstown 2019 the only requirements to participate is that you’re between 16-22 years of age. You may still be studying at high school or university but you will need to commit to working full-time on the programme for the 2 weeks. The programme is designed to enhance your entrepreneurial mindset and upskill you in all things business. An experience that would contribute to your studies, or career.
Participants from outside the region will be required to find accommodation while the programme is running. If this is a barrier for you to do the programme, please get in contact with us.
HOW DO I APPLY?
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
The programme is fully funded thanks to our incredible sponsors.
Accommodation for Venture Up Queenstown is covered for the duration of the programme for out of town participants over the age of 18. The accommodation is walking distance to Queenstown Resort College.
There are however some costs that you will need to cover: travel to Queenstown, along with meals and any spending money that you require.
WHEN AND WHERE IS VENTURE UP HELD?
The next Venture Up programme in Queenstown begins on Monday the 15th of April. It will run Mon-Fri until the 26th of April. You will be working through the public holidays. This programme will be held at the Queenstown Resort College. Applications are now open.