The Mill House is an innovative social enterprise business advisory and investment program based at the University of Canberra. There is an accelerator program called REFINE, as well as a pre-accelerator program, GRIST, that supports both for-profit and not-for-profit social ventures. It enables them to work side-by-side challenging, collaborating, and supporting each other in their mutual aims of sustainable and scalable social change.
The Mill House mission is to grow a high-quality pipeline of investible social ventures in the ACT and surrounding region for corporate, foundation and individual social impact investors.
Its primary sponsors are Service One, the Canberra Innovation Network and the University of Canberra, Faculty of Business Government and Law.