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Regional Business Angels Support Program

Applications now open

Linking investors with entrepreneurs to create new economic opportunities and jobs in Queensland’s regions.

What's important

  • The program will strengthen the availability of angel investment opportunities for regionally based start-ups and support business angels to collaborate and build networks in regions.
  • Funding of up to $20,000 is available to support the delivery of education, networking events and activities that create and support local potential angel investors in a Queensland region.
  • Applications close 2pm Thursday, 30 November 2017.

About the program

The Regional Business Angels Support Program aims to connect potential angel investors in regional Queensland with potential startup investment opportunities and to strengthen the availability of angel investment pathways for regionally based startups.

Angels investors provide an avenue for seed funding for startups to commercialise innovative products, processes or services.

This program will facilitate the formation of local business angel groups in regional Queensland through activities such as:

  • Engagement meetings and workshops for potential business angels.
  • Hosting of events for potential angels and startups.
  • Hosting visiting entrepreneurs, business angels or venture capitalists to the region to provide insights to local investors.
  • Assisting angel investor groups with administrative support (up to a maximum of $5000 expenditure per annum).
  • Participation in national business angel events and sharing of learnings with the local group.

How to apply

Applications are now open and will close 2pm Thursday, 30 November 2017.

To help prepare an application, refer to the:

Apply now

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Last updated
27 October, 2017

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