Startup Dunedin offers grants for activities which enhance the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Dunedin.

We support projects that encourage a broad spectrum of entrepreneurial activity in Dunedin. We accept applications from companies and organisations that are planning projects and events that will make an impact on Dunedin’s startup ecosystem.

There is no deadline, applications are welcome at any time.

Criteria for successful grants are detailed on the application form. If you have any questions please get in touch with via 

Examples of what we DO NOT fund:

  • An individual’s or group’s startup idea or venture

  • Purchasing of equipment, material or other resources to be used by a single startup

  • An event which doesn’t directly benefit members of the startup ecosystem

Examples of what we DO fund and support: