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Kick Starter Accelerator


Kick Start Accelerator - Summer School

Are you a student with an innovative idea for a business, enterprise or not-for-profit? Then, the Queen’s University Kick-Start Accelerator could be for you.  The Kick Start Accelerator Programme is a course designed to support all students to grow business ideas and test the viability of turning them into an enterprise.

This course is for anyone with a business idea.

At the end of the course, you will feel more confident in your entrepreneurial ability and have developed the skills, tools and networks you need to grow a venture. 

Content of Course:

  • Day 1: Inspiration from successful Entrepreneurs & starting your Business Model Canvas
  • Day 2 & 3: Various pick and choose sessions designed for your specific needs.
  • Day 4: Pitch Practice & Financing your venture
  • Day 5: Opportunity to pitch to industry experts, funders & investors.

Alongside the programme, you will receive 1-1 mentoring support and we have a Make It Happen Fund which you will be eligible to apply for prototyping and proof of concept funding.  

Please contact with any questions.

Download your application HERE

Applications are now closed.

Kick Start is facilitated in partnership with The Graduate School and Enterprise SU