Who are we?
SPARK Deakin is an entrepreneurship program powered by Deakin University. Through our offerings and community, we are creating a thriving society built by entrepreneurs and innovators.
We are entrepreneurial experiential and startup program designed for students, staff, and alumni of Deakin University with a strong focus on building connections with the entrepreneurial community outside of Deakin.
For those teams who are ready to take their startups to the next level, SPARK Deakin's Accelerator Program provides funding, co-working space, connections, mentorship and expertise to accelerate the enterprise. We create an outlet for creative talent to collaborate together and take ideas to market.
For early stage explorers of entrepreneurship and innovation, we also offer regular events, free mentoring sessions, and Startup Ideation in partnership with Deakin University's Work Integrated Learning program
The team that make SPARK Deakin possible
Meet your SPARK Mentors
“Having mentors who are experts is crucial to your businesses success and with SPARK, you have access to industry leaders. I wish I had of had them in my business from day one.”
Lucy Bloomfield, Trefiel