Opportunities For Students
Massey University students can access funding and support to kickstart their projects.
What We Offer Students
At Massey Ventures we help students along their entrepreneurial journey. We offer investment via our Student Investment Fund, as well as mentorship, hot-desks, board observer roles, and masters bursaries.
If you would like to find out more about how we support students then we'd love to hear from you!
Student Investment Fund
The Student Investment Fund supports Massey University Student entrepreneurs in the technical development of their start-ups.
Students can access up to $25k investment, along with a work-space on campus and mentorship.
Follow the link below to find out more and apply.
Master’s Enterprise Bursary
The Massey Ventures Master’s Enterprise Bursary is to support master’s students who are undertaking research with commercialisation potential.
We're looking for someone who is researching an idea which has commercialisation potential and who has previously engaged with the Office of Enterprise, Massey Ventures Ltd.
Board Observer Role
Massey Ventures offers a yearly opportunity for a Student Board Observer to provide fresh voice on our board.
The role offers an opportunity to gain an introduction to governance, access mentoring, and a comes with a $2,000 annual stipend. The board are particularly interested in applicants with interest in te ao Māori and Māori led business and investment.
Applications close March 8th, 2022
Student Enterprise Support
ecentre is the business incubator at Massey University. We connect innovators and entrepreneurs with the know-how, mentors, investors, and resources to help them change the world.
If you are enrolled or employed by Massey University and have an idea for a business or social enterprise, ecentre can help you gain valuable hands-on experience and knowledge, essential to building a sustainable enterprise.
Advice and Connections
Momentum is a national student-led investment committee program which provides access to world class advice, connections, and investment opportunities to students and start-ups across New Zealand.
Presenting at one of their committees is free, friendly and confidential.