The Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the most important global competition of students who carry their business during their university period. The nominees compete with each other around the world, in a series of local and/or national competitions, in order to reach the Finals of GSEA. Founded in 1998 by the University of Saint Louis, GSEA is nowadays an organization of entrepreneurs. Next Monday February 5 is the Spanish competition GSEA, to be held in Barcelona. The Prizes are 20,000 USD in cash and a total value of 40,000 USD, which includes travel and accommodation costs to compete in the Toronto Final. The Second Prize will receive 10,000 USD, and the third, 5,000. In Addition, awards will also be given for companies with more social impact, innovation character and “Lessons from the Edge” (Something like “Business Survival Lessons“).
The requirements to be able to register are as follows:
1. Be enrolled in a university as a college or postgraduate student at the time of application. It Is Worth both part time and complete (there is no minimum of credits enrolled). Graduate students who, after graduation, have continued to enrol in the university May participate. Not so those who left the university to work in their business or sought employment. Those cases of students who took up to 12 months of rest before starting their postgraduate studies Will Be exempted. 2. Be the owner, founder or majority shareholder of your company and the principal responsible for its operation. Each Company will be represented by a single owner or co-founder. 3. The company must be constituted as a mercantile company or social enterprise, and must have a minimum of 6 months of operation prior to this application. 4. The company must have generated earnings of 500 USD (€418.79) or received 1,000 USD (€837.59) as An investment. 5. Not having been a finalist of the GSEA Global Finals Competition in any of its previous versions. 6. Age Limit: 35 years. For more information about GSEA you can check the following link. To sign Up follow this link.