Opportunity Overview

This year, we’re investing in up to ten of the most innovative ocean impact startups across the Asia Pacific.

Is that you?

We’ll equip your startup with ~$100,000 AUD investment and accelerate your commercialisation journey over this transformative four-month program.


The Ocean Impact Accelerator Program is OIO’s flagship program, providing the best ocean impact startups with the support they need to reach their potential. 

You’ll receive guaranteed investment, access to mentors, investor introductions, facilitated connections to customers and partners, and extensive exposure to OIO’s global community.

The program is founder-first, solutions-focused, and impact-driven. Your solution may be addressing a variety of ocean challenge and opportunity areas as defined in our Ocean Solution Areas below.


Oh look! A legend is here reading some fine print! At Ripple our mission is to democratise access to purpose-driven opportunities. As a small team that curates hundreds of opportunities each week we do our best to share all the key information and juicy details. We often link out to the original listing and can't guarantee all details are included on our page, or the full accuracy as application windows and role descriptions may be changed by companies with short notice. If you're unsure of any details or closing dates, it's best to reach out to the organisation directly.

Paradigm Shifters

Paradigm shifters purpose-driven path is all about tackling our world’s biggest challenges by making patterns from the madness. They have an uncanny ability to zoom out and see the bigger picture where others cannot. It also might mean that you’re great at puzzles 😹🧩

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  • Change Consulting 
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  • Analysis

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