Academy for Enterprising Girls




The Academy for Enterprising Girls is a website jam-packed with great stories and inspiring videos to help young Australian girls start your own business. In 2020 The Academy and YCA have partnered to deliver entrepreneurial programs to girls all across Australia.



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Code Of Cloth: Straight-Forward Fashion

To design and create bespoke textile items, through a transparent construction process, using donated textile wastage.

Startup

Sydney South-West

#Wackywindmills

Raising awareness about renewable energy in a fun and engaging way!

Piloting

Bathurst

Triple L

Helping to educate people on self-care and self-efficacy.

New Idea

Northern Rivers

Harmony Club Starter

Bringing young people together in safe and healthy hubs.

New Idea

Northern Rivers

Pegasus (Extreme Entertainment Complex)

Reducing substance abuse in teens in the Lismore area.

New Idea

Northern Rivers

Natural Disaster Help Site

Helping farmers and remote communities to thrive against natural disasters.

New Idea

Northern Rivers

Leaves From Leo’s

To help support a healthy lifestyle in our community.

New Idea

Sydney

Food Recycling Robot

There are lots of foods that we can’t eat and don’t want to eat. Robby will helps us to reduce this waste food, which will make the world more sustainable.

New Idea

Sydney

Water Purifier for Rural Communities

Millions of people die each year due to unfiltered water.

New Idea

Sydney

Led shower light timer

To save water by helping kids know when to get out the shower!

New Idea

Sydney

Turn it off

Our environment matters and the future depends on the present!

New Idea

Sydney

UWU GREENHOUSE

We want to help grow food for schools for students and teachers.

New Idea

Sydney

Funnel tunnel

We can ALL help save water!

New Idea

Sydney

CleanSchools

Student-led recycling service for schools

New Idea

Sydney

Want or need

Because people are just wasting the water from the bubblers.

New Idea

Sydney

LETS

Promoting intercultural understanding in our community.

New Idea

Adelaide

The Food Journey

Bringing the community together to reduce crime.

New Idea

Adelaide

A Woman's Story

Inspiring more women to break the glass ceiling.

New Idea

Adelaide

Beachy Riggers

Bringing entertainment to Bordertown.

New Idea

Adelaide

My Journey

Reaching at-risk young people through the stories of recovered substance addicts.

New Idea

Gold Coast

Serenity Community Hub Initiative

Promoting a sense of belonging to our community.

New Idea

Gold Coast

Interlink

Building cross-cultural awareness in our school.

New Idea

Gold Coast

Green Tails

Educating people about caring for their pets.

New Idea

Gold Coast

Ground Zero

Creating spaces for in-person and live human connection.

New Idea

Victoria

All in One

Making remote learning exciting for students.

New Idea

Victoria

Positive Pathways

Reconnecting young teenagers struggling with mental health

New Idea

Victoria

Keycalm

Helping high school students deal with stress and anxiety.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Time out not burn out!

Supporting school-based staff to manage their wellbeing through transforming staff culture.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Festimark

Creating safe nightly entertainment for young Canberrans.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

AUS Express

Connecting small local, ethical Australian business to the rest of the world.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Sustainable Packaging App(SPAPP)

Helping people make environmentally and financially sound choices while they shop everyday.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Paws

Preventing animal abuse in Canberra

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Product Earth

Helping consumers make eco-friendly choices in everyday shopping.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Canine Corner

Creating a space for dogs and their owners to socialise and relax.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

KidComm

Assisting young children in expressing their own emotions.

New Idea

Victoria

Mentora

Helping year 7s to connect and settle in to high school.

New Idea

Victoria

Parenting the Future

Resourcing parents to raise mentally healthy and resilient kids.

New Idea

Victoria

Holistica

Helping teenagers to talk about mental health and get support.

New Idea

Victoria

Young Age for Change, Australia

Creating a place for the voices of young people for change.

New Idea

Victoria

Vertigarden

Increasing the proportion of our produce that come from renewable sources

New Idea

Sydney

Green Day

Inspiring OLMC Burraneer to lead our communities and switch to green energy.

New Idea

Sydney

Juvenile Justice Opportunity Program

Helping inmates of detention centres develop skills for a stable future

New Idea

Wagga Wagga

Give and Take

Reducing your carbon footprint, one piece of rubbish at a time.

New Idea

Wagga Wagga

The SPUBS Program

To encourage and further increase the opportunity for young people to be involved in sports

New Idea

Wagga Wagga

Among Care #carefortheelderly

Improving the mental health of isolated elderly people

New Idea

Riverina

Big Little Wins

To improve the mental health and wellbeing of young girls in our community

New Idea

Wagga Wagga

Serve It Up!!

Helping the general public reduce food waste and overconsumption.

New Idea

Bathurst

SLS (Smart Lifestyle)

Managing excessive buying to reduce food waste.

New Idea

Bathurst

H2o Recycler

Recovering and repurposing used water.

New Idea

Dubbo and Surrounding Areas

Sustainable Styles

Combatting the world of fast fashion by providing alternative solutions to throwing out old clothing

New Idea

National

De-Electrify

Helping people decrease their energy usage and reduce their impact on the environment

New Idea

Brisbane, Gold Coast

H2O

Reducing pollution to save our waterways and marine life

New Idea

Gold Coast

Healthy Mindset

Reducing danger on the roads through robotics

New Idea

Gold Coast

COVID Call

Connecting people during COVID

New Idea

Northern Rivers

DIY Things

Using creativity in COVID

New Idea

Northern Rivers

CVSP

Keep playing!

New Idea

Northern Rivers

Project Empower

We want to reduce the impact of natural disasters on our community, while growing employment and reducing waste!

New Idea

North Tasmania

True Beauty

We want the Ulverstone community to 'choose to reuse' cotton beauty pads to reduce our impact on the environment!

New Idea

North Tasmania

manKIND

It's important that humans and animals can coexist safely in our world!

New Idea

North Tasmania

Safety Smiles

Youth experience bullying which impacts their mental health and their confidence in themselves. We want to change this!

New Idea

North Tasmania

SAY NO

Single use plastics are harming our environment, and it's time to change this!

New Idea

North Tasmania

Safe Space

Everyone deserves to be safe in their lives and their communities!

New Idea

North Tasmania

Eco Scan

To restore the genuine beauty of nature and to prevent further environmental crises

New Idea

Wollongong

Fish Finder

Raising awareness of the problems of overfishing

New Idea

Wollongong

The Fuel Free Car

Reducing the use of fuel when driving

New Idea

Wollongong

Save The Ocean Challenge

Educating people to reduce plastic and increase recycling to save the ocean

New Idea

Scrap Sidekicks

To reduce the impact of plastic on native animals affected by plastic pollution

New Idea

Wollongong

Bio-tank

Reducing water wastage in all Australian households

New Idea

Wollongong

Valley Lakes and Entertainment

Creating fun and adventurous options in the Valley Lakes.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

Recycled Fun

Creating activities for young people using recycled materials.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

Littering

Creating a cleaner environment through recycled bins.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

JAC's Shed

Creating a safe space for young people to build community connection and skills.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

Teenaction

Helping teens get out of their technology bubble and socialise with others.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

Autism in Girls

Bringing more attention to girls with autism.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

Pride Central

A safe space for our LGBTQ+ to relax and connect.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

Eco Friends

Spreading awareness to help stop pollution.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

Power Parking

A fast and easy way to book in a park all over town.

New Idea

Mt Gambier

V-Books

Helping people to continue their education during COVID-19.

New Idea

National

The Ocean Pollution Project

Keeping Australia's beaches and marine life healthy.

New Idea

National

AB Sleep

Helping those who have trouble sleeping.

New Idea

Sydney

Shopper Hopper

Making the shopping experience more enjoyable and efficient.

New Idea

Canberra ACT

RAWR

Protecting the environment and our animals.

New Idea

Sydney

Teen Fit

Encouraging teenagers to participate in more physical activity. 

New Idea

Sydney South-West

Mon Food

To help reduce food waste, but help create nutritious food recipes at the same time.

New Idea

Sydney

Drop bear

Reducing the amount of packaging in Australia

New Idea

Sydney

ECOVIBE

Encouraging families to recycle using fun competitions and features.

New Idea

Sydney

EcoGardens

We want people to use the space in their back garden to it's full potential, while creating a positive impact on the environment.

New Idea

Sydney

BIN BOT

To help children and families get better at putting the right stuff in the right bin

New Idea

Sydney

Local Nature News

To help people be more informed about the environment

New Idea

Sydney

Talk n Taste

Connecting people from different cultures through food.

New Idea

Adelaide, Sydney

Equal Rights Cake Stall

Advocating for equal rights!

New Idea

Riverina

Diversity

Supporting people to value diversity and being unique

New Idea

Brisbane, National

Unity AU - Connecting All Australians

Educating the younger generation about the beauty of multiculturalism and diversity. 

New Idea

National

RESPECTABLE

Helping people show respect towards everyone no matter the colour of their skin.

New Idea

Brisbane, National

The Shelter Home

To help homeless people in Australia access quality food

New Idea

Sydney

Free For All

To bring together all people to celebrate Australia's cultural diversity.

New Idea

Sydney

Catch-Up Community

To bring communities together and to welcome new people into diverse communities.

New Idea

National

Walk Me Through

Supporting kids to learn in a fun and safe environment. 

New Idea

Sydney

Community Crisis Support

To assist members in our community in times of crisis, by providing them with reliable information and advice.

New Idea

Sydney

World Hopping App

Connecting people, exploring new worlds.

New Idea

National

National Emergency Gateway

Helping Australians stand together in times of crisis.

New Idea

National

Us Together

Creating a connected, caring and proactive community in times of crisis.

New Idea

Central Coast - NSW

Luvv it Local

Making buying local easy!

New Idea

Brisbane

Ecoclean

Turning plastic waste into new reusable products.

New Idea

Dubbo and Surrounding Areas, Sydney

Swipe

To help people create new connections and communicate with others.

New Idea

Sydney

Adventure Awaits

Inclusive fun!

New Idea

Adelaide

Without Waste

Motivating people to buy and use sustainable products.

New Idea

Adelaide

Eco Princesses

Combining Disney and the climate.

New Idea

Adelaide

Nurture Bears

Helping children through tough times.

New Idea

Adelaide

B.D.C. Sustainable Utensils

Live sustainably with biodegradable utensils.

New Idea

Adelaide

Work X

Helping you solve for X

New Idea

Canberra ACT

I'm Here

Providing consistent support and insight into youth mental health

New Idea

Canberra ACT

MOVE

Tackling youth addiction to screens

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Queanbeyan Youth Centre

Restoring peace and safety in the youth of our community

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Trust in Your Passion

Instilling self confidence and passion in aspirational young people

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Cafe Connect

Creating a safe community space for young people and their families

New Idea

Canberra ACT

LiNKED

Supporting young people in their pathways from school to work

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Steppin Up

Beginning education surrounding wellbeing at a young age

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Help Me Out

Preparing young people for the future they deserve

New Idea

Canberra ACT

Feasty Friends

Using food to promote connection between members of our community

New Idea

Canberra ACT