Who can apply?

Bega Valley Innovation Hub participants are a diverse bunch, with everyone from startups and established companies to social enterprises, researchers and students. We are building our eco-system and you can be a part of it, 

How to join

Ready to Accelerate your business at the Bega Valley innovation Hub? Applications for the second intake close on August 2. Don’t miss your chance to fast-track your future.

"If you want the best start to your business and to understand how to underpin it with the important pillars that make it function properly, there is no better way to start."
Andrew Byron, CEO, Podular

A day in the life of a resident at iAccelerate

“By being accepted here I saw that there are so many opportunities to be able to really grow and learn and be connected to all the people I need to be connected to.” Rel Vild | Founder | sHEROes

Rel is a current iAccelerate resident participating in the iAccelerate Acceleration program.

A day in the life of a resident at iAccelerate

“You are getting the latest and greatest techniques and business tips. I can’t speak highly enough of the iAccelerate Educate program.” Andrew Byron | CEO | Podular

Andrew is a current iAccelerate resident participating in the iAccelerate Acceleration program.

A day in the life of a resident at iAccelerate

Running a startup among the other residents at iAccelerate is exciting! We have an inbuilt support network and are surrounded by like-minded entrepreneurs.

Current iAccelerate residents participating in the iAccelerate Acceleration program discuss the benefits of the Educate program.

Accelerate Program Economic Impact

The Accelerate Program run at Bega Valley Innovation Hub already has a proven track record of success in the Illawarra region, having been developed at the iAccelerate Centre at the University of Wollongong’s Innovation Campus. iAccelerate has become Australia’s leading accelerator/incubator, and with good reason.

Keep up to date

Read the latest news from the Bega Valley Innovation Hub, as our resident businesses and entrepreneurs undertake the unique Accelerate Program developed by the University of Wollongong. Keep up with our applications process for new intakes, coverage about us and our residents in the media, and what we learn about the economic impact we have in the region.

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