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- Business grants and loans to support Victorian Aboriginal businesses
Aboriginal business mentoring
- Aboriginal businesses are eligible to access support from the Small Business Mentoring Program (SBMP).
- Small Business Victoria's Small Business Bus travels around metropolitan and regional Victoria offering free mentoring sessions.
- Small Business Clinics offer free 45 minute sessions with a mentor at 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne. You can now view available mentoring sessions, read up on a mentor's profile and book one that has expertise in particular industries or strengths.
LaunchVic: Entrepreneurial Programs for Aboriginal Victorians
LaunchVic's seventh grant round focused on increasing diversity and inclusion by investing in organisations and businesses that deliver new and existing entrepreneurial programs aimed at improving access and participating in the Victorian startup ecosystem for Aboriginal Victorians.
Funding recipients are due to announced in mid-September.
Other funding opportunities
Case Study: Be a role model in your community
'It's about being a bit of a role model for younger Indigenous people, being able to advocate on their behalf and giving something back on how to start and grow their own business'.
Jefa Greenaway, Greenaway Architects.
Read more about being a role model in your community