Live the Dream is New Zealand’s programme to develop young social entrepreneurs and their ventures. The 9-week accelerator runs every summer in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.

Who is it for?

Live the Dream attracts a diverse range of young people driven to solve the pressing problems our world faces – its for school leavers, tertiary students and young professionals aged 18-30. Nearly 100 alumni have graduated from the programme so far – some are still cranking their ventures, some have started new ones, and others have found their dream jobs. You should apply!

Late Application?

Whilst applications have closed and we’ve already confirmed participants across Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch – in exceptional circumstances we will consider a late application. Contact your local Programme Manager:

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