Programs

Programs that find, fund, grow and support Queensland startups

Germinate

Germinate

Germinate is ilab’s premier early stage accelerator program, offering mentoring, partner deals, office space, workshops++

Incubate

Incubate

For early founders or growth stage tech startups needing focussed, low cost workspaces energised by other startups building new paradigms.

Accelerate

Accelerate

ilab’s planned growth program:  6 months of funding, mentoring, investor introductions and support.  We can’t wait..

Register your interest for the 2016/17 Germinate program now.

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Incubate program open all year

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Accelerate program currently not open pending ilab Venture Fund.

Mentor Blaze

Mentor Blaze

Does your idea have legs?  Try speed mentoring for fast feedback from multiple mentors.

Tech Interns

Tech Interns

ilab offers outstanding undergrad interns the opportunity to be a part of a real startup from ground zero.  More info

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Different programs for
different stages of startup

Programs

 

The Germinate Program

Offering a 3-month
intensive program with mentoring, training, weekly workshops.

Equity now founder friendly 6% and more.

Our program differences

Benefit Germinate Accelerate (1) Incubate
Funding TBD $50k – $150k (3) services only
Mentoring approx 20 broad mentors approx 5 targeted mentors some
Facilities, WiFi Internet + Desks yes – permanent desks 12 mths yes – permanent desks 6 mths 1st 2 mths free then perm or hot desk (4)
Term 12 months (3mth pgm plus 9 mth support) 6 months up to 18 months
TBA yes yes no
Investor introduction yes yes yes
Partner deals access all partner deals access all partner deals access some partner deals
Startup seminars yes yes limited
Cohort benefit yes yes limited
Progress oversight weekly monthly board meeting as requested

  1. The Accelerate Program is not yet open for applicants.  Its launch is pending the successful closure of the ilab Investment Fund.
  2. The funding for the Germinate program is in the form of grant money. It is not an investment and startups have no valuations attached to this.  Equity is in return for ilab services.
  3. The Accelerate investment level is determined by the Investment Committee upon application.
  4. The initial Incubate free period is for a maximum of two desks per startup.  Further desk will be chargeable at normal ilab rates.

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