2019 Accelerator Applications open

June 17, 2019
Media Release

Accelerator Applications Open

Applications are now open for the 2019 QUT bluebox Accelerator!

The QUT bluebox Accelerator is a three month intensive program aimed at getting you and your startup commercially ready. The program consists of education modules, mentorship from industry leaders, and office space for you to run your business. The program will take a select number of teams and ensure you are supported as you look to get into the market and grow your startup quickly. At the end of the Accelerator you have the opportunity to pitch in front of potential customers, partners and others in the startup ecosystem that can provide support to help your idea come to fruition.

What does the Accelerator provide?
Early-stage companies and individuals looking to start businesses based on innovative ideas can apply for the Accelerator to receive:

  • Three months of intensive mentorship followed by 12 months of ongoing support
  • Startup education
  • Office space
  • Innovative supportive community
  • Up to $15k per team*

    *Total funding of up to $15k per team depending on the type of innovation. All funding awarded progressively based on progress achieved. Please see full terms and conditions


Entrants must be QUT student, staff or alumni who are looking to build a business based on an innovative and high growth idea. Teams must include at least one (1) QUT student, staff or alumni as a co-founder. Up to 10 teams will be chosen to take part in this opportunity.


For more information


Email: startup@qutbluebox.com.au

Phone: +61 7 3138 9420