Develop your entrepreneurial skills – join the Entrepreneur Bootcamp

Want to become your own boss? Join our 6-day Entrepreneur Bootcamp and gain the knowledge, skills and networks to begin your path in learning about entrepreneurship.

Delivered in partnership with industry experts, this free program is designed to equip and empower you with critical enterprise skills to support you in your entrepreneurial development.

Working in teams, you will explore idea validation and value proposition, drafting a business plan, competitor analysis, marketing and social media, finance, intellectual property, sustainability, raising capital and pitching.

With access to experienced mentors, industry experts and a supportive network of like-minded individuals, you’ll gain invaluable insights into the entrepreneurial mindset and learn key strategies for launching your own side hustle one day.

The program concludes with a pitching contest, giving participants the chance to win over $6,000 in a prize pool. Winning teams will also be invited to participate in our prestigious Pitch Competition later in the year offering $30K prize money.

Who is eligible to apply?

  • All La Trobe students
  • An alumni of La Trobe University (up to 3 years post-graduation)

When and where does the program run?

9.00 am to 5.30 pm daily on the following dates:

  • Week 1: Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 June
  • Week 2: Wednesday 28 and Thursday 29 June
  • Week 3: Wednesday 5 and Thursday 6 July

Location: City Campus, Level 2, 360 Collins St

Applications close Friday 9 June. Visit the website for more information.