How to Apply

Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition

Please see the schedule for this year's competition dates. Follow the three steps below to apply for the Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition.

2. PREPARE: Review the GSEC Application Requirements and Judging Criteria.

SUBMIT ONLINE APPLICATION: The deadline to apply is November 12th, 2013 by 5pm Pacific Time. 


Learning & Networking: GSEC is the place for students to learn about harnessing the power of commercial strategies to reduce poverty and affect positive social change in developing economies. 15-20 semi-finalist student teams worldwide will be selected, paired with mentors, and invited to participate in GSEC. See the Schedule for details.

Prizes*: GSEC teams compete for monetary and in-kind prizes. Learn more.

Questions? Contact Join the GSEC Facebook Page to stay updated! 

* GSEC teams compete for prizes that are subject to US tax laws. UW Tax Information.