Enterprise Accelerator

Our Enterprise Accelerator is for established Veteran or ADF family businesses looking to rapidly scale.

ABOUT

Our Enterprise Accelerator is a free programme of ideas and industry speakers designed for ADF business entrepreneurs.

Pick and choose from facilitated sessions, small group mentoring, and networking with leading business owners and experts. Whether you are a sole trader, freelancer, family business, SME, or turning your hobby into a side hustle – there is something for everyone.

Delivered online over five days, the programme offers two to four sessions each day (three to five hours of online programming per day). 

What's On

We are working hard behind the scenes to pull together an incredible lineup of speakers and events for our next programme in July 2024.

What will you get out of it?

- Develop new skills, including start-up and small business best practice
- Support to build your brand
- Support to pitch to investors, co-founders and customers
- Build your professional network with entrepreneurs across Australia + more!

Win funding for your business

Win $2,500 in equity free (no strings attached) seed funding to help develop your business! 

Participants must attend at least 50% of the sessions of the Enterprise Accelerator programme to be eligible to apply. 

The winner will also receive three months worth of mentoring and access to our Enterprise network. Further details will be made available during the programme.

MORE DETAILS FOR 2024 WIILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON.

Register your interest

A note on our work

The King’s Trust Australia works closely with our alumni, the Department of Defence and the Department of Veterans’ Affairs to ensure our programmes meet the needs of Australia’s Defence community. This includes working with Defence Transition Coaches, trusted ex-service partners, and veteran community businesses.

We are guided by an Advisory Council, chaired by the His Excellency, General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC.

We respect our participants and are committed to the highest safeguarding standards. Our programmes are trauma informed.

All staff hold Working with Children Checks and police clearances.