Small Business Mentoring program
Published: 20 August 2014
Small Business Victoria offers low cost, high quality advice the Small Business Mentoring Program.
Grow your business program
Published: 18 August 2014
Read success stories from the Grow Your Business program, a part of the Small Business Festival.
Victorian companies connect to the resources sector
Published: 13 August 2014
The International Mining and Resources Conference is a major global mining event. It brings together industry, government and finance representatives along with leaders from all over the world.
Featured grants & assistance
The Hamer Scholarships Program
Status: Round 2 Applications are now Open
The Scholarships Program offers Victorians the opportunity for intensive language study and cultural immersion at select universities and institutions in China, Indonesia, Japan or Korea.
Investing in Manufacturing Technologies
Status: Expressions of Interest now open
Grants of up to $250,000 are available on a competitive basis, to assist manufacturers with the purchase and integration of new technologies.
Future Designers Program
Status: Open for Applications
The Program offers grants of up to $15,000 to local universities, TAFEs, and private registered training organisations for projects that partner students with Victorian companies.
Business guidanceA workshop run by the Small Business Victoria’s Small Business Workshops and Seminars program called Building Your Online Strategy has helped Linda Tassone, look at how to use online tools to support and enhance her bookshop Jeffrey’s Books.
'From simple brand awareness initiatives to delivering the type of service our customers want, there was a lot to take away from the workshop', said Linda.
Recognising Tourism Excellence
Melbourne Zoo was the overall winner of the 2013 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards. Supported by the Department, the awards promote excellence and innovation. Find out about the winners and placegetters.