Design and grow business for good

Apply now for CQUniversity’s Regional Social Enterprise Activation Program, and join the free 13-week iActivate program, with online training and local support.

Social enterprise is business that does good, for social or environmental benefit. If you're passionate about ideas that make an impact, iActivate is for you!

The Regional Social Enterprise Activation Program is fully funded by the Queensland Government’s Social Enterprise Sector Development Grants, to offer social enterprise cohort accelerators in four regional centres:

  • Wide Bay – Burnett, September - November 2022 
  • Far North Queensland, September - November 2022
  • Darling Downs, January - April 2023
  • Rockhampton, February - May 2023

The iActivate accelerators are:

  • Fully funded - no cost to you!
  • Led by social enterprise experts - get the low down on what works and how
  • Online and in-person - the best blend of learning resources to suit your needs
  • Focused on growing your network in the region and the social enterprise sector
  • Micro-credential - graduates gain a social enterprise digital badge for social media, resumes, and marketing material
  • Delivered by Australia's first and only social enterprise university - CQUniversity understands social enterprise
  • Designed to help you grow your revenue and increase your impact!


Each regional cohort is limited to 12 social enterprises or businesses for good (and up to two participants per enterprise). In order to participate, applicants must go through an assessment process conducted by CQUniversity.

Wide Bay - Burnett and Far North Queensland applicants will be advised if applications are successful by late August 2022.

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