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Startup News

Startup News has been the home of West Australian startup news and events since 2013. We publish several news stories, interviews, tips and events relating to WA startups every week, with over 1,900 articles in our archives. We also produce the 'Startup West' podcast, and host the 'Hubs (Ecosystem)' database of WA startup programs, places and events.

New federal gov $50K to $5M grants program opens (almost)

// Having cancelled the Entrepreneurs Program, and with it the Accelerating Commercialisation grant in May, its replacement - the Industry Growth Program - has now been launched (kinda) ...

Portable PPB strikes gold at Innovator of the Year

// 6 innovative companies shared in a combined prize money pool of $220K ...

New $200K grants program to help innovators scale up

// Both the new $200K Commercialisation Bridge Grant and the existing $40K Innovation Booster Grant are now open all year round ...

Your incredibly useful West Tech Fest guide

// With 18 WTF events already announced over its 4 days, you'll need this incredibly useful guide to work out what's what...!

Agtech sector poised for more growth: RSM

// A new report from RSM predicts the sector in Australia could be worth $100B by 2030...

LAST CHANCE to vote for Startup Awards 2023!

// Voting ends Fri 17 Nov. Winners (and something BIG about Startup News!!) will be announced at the Freo Startup Fest on 7 Dec... #FOMO

WA punches above its weight in Startup Muster Report

// After a 5-year break, the annual Startup Muster survey roared back into life offering insights, and not a little controversy...

icetana raises $2.3M from investors

// VGW founder Laurence Escalante has doubled his stake in Perth-based AI video analytics company...

SeaStock scoops global climate resilience prize

// Freo-based biotech converts seaweed into cattle feed to reduce methane emissions, and walked off with two awards on the night...

Plus Eight cohort’s week in London

// With the sudden cancellation of their Israel mission, the local accelerator had a week in London instead, connecting with international VCs and investors...

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