StartUp Northern Rivers Pre-Accelerator Program
JUNE 2023 UPDATE: We are awaiting finalisation of grant funding that will enable us to run the next Pre-Accelerator Program. We hope to be able to announce dates in the next 3-5 weeks – in the meantime, please check back often for updates and register your interest and we will be in touch soon.
We’ve worked with over 100 start-ups in the Sourdough Business Pathways pre-accelerator programs, and our expert facilitators and mentors have the deep experience that’s needed to give expert practical guidance to any entrepreneur.
StartUp Northern Rivers Pre-Accelerator Program for Purposeful Business
This is a four-week immersive program giving you the tools and skills to grow your business idea. The dates of the next program will be confirmed soon.
The StartUp Northern Rivers Pre-Accelerator Program is designed to provide start-up founders the knowledge, connections, and guidance they need to build or scale a successful start-up. It’s based on the lean start-up methodologies, principles and tools designed to foster nimble innovation used by start-ups and companies globally.
Who is it For?
Aspiring founders or existing founders with an early-stage idea or business that’s aiming to be a force for good in the world. Founders will learn the tools to develop their ideas in a supportive environment with other like-minded local entrepreneurs and can learn from, help and inspire each other. And as for doing purposeful business, whether you’re there already or want to learn how business can have a positive impact on our society and planet, this program can help founders discover and embed purpose-driven, impactful, and circular economy principles in all that they do. The program can also support those in the early stages of their business to learn tools to help them develop their emerging business further.
What will Attendees Achieve?
By learning from successful founders, anyone with an idea for a purposeful emerging business can acquire the skills to launch and grow a scalable company. The program is designed to help founders validate their ideas with potential customers and experts throughout the program and develop their business pitch for initial funding too.
Program Facilitator and Mentors
The program will be facilitated by Gary Morgan. Support will provided by a range of highly experienced industry and investor mentors who will share invaluable feedback to help the founders develop their idea or business further.