Start it Up Season Three premieres on June 28th!

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The 2024-2025 GSEA competition season is now open!

Join the brightest young entrepreneurs worldwide and seize the opportunity to showcase your business prowess in the 2024-2025 GSEA competition season. Apply now and unlock your path to success!

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About GSEA Awards

The EO Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA)

The EO Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition for students who own and operate a business. Nominees compete against their peers from around the world in a series of local and national competitions in hopes to qualify for the GSEA Global Finals. GSEA supports student entrepreneurs who require much-needed mentorship, recognition and connections to take their businesses to the next level of success.

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2025 Competition Season

GSEA | Call To Enter For 2025!
Are you a student entrepreneur ready to fast-track your success? Join the exhilarating journey of unlocking your potential with GSEA! Don't miss your chance to apply for the GSEA 2024-2025 competition season. Throughout the year, competitions will take place locally and nationally, leading up to the highly anticipated GSEA Global Finals in June. Click the link below to connect with driven entrepreneurs from around the world and expand your horizons with new opportunities and innovative ideas.
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Spotlight On
David Hodgson
Introducing our outstanding 2024-2025 Global Champion, David Hodgson! As the founder of Hollo Medical, David has spearheaded a groundbreaking venture. His company has crafted an innovative, patient-specific, mechanically controlled spacer for inhaler users, setting new standards in the medical industry. Notably, this remarkable invention is portable, designed to conveniently fit into a pocket. David's commitment to enhancing the lives of inhaler users has garnered widespread acclaim, both locally and globally. His journey and accomplishments have deeply impressed our esteemed panel of judges at the GSEA global finals, culminating in his well-deserved title as this year's champion.

If David's inspiring story has kindled your entrepreneurial drive and a desire to make a significant impact, we encourage you to seize the moment and apply for the GSEA 2024-2025 competition season!

Journey to Global Finals Starts Here

Step One

You must be an undergraduate or graduate college/university student with a company: operating for at least 6 months with at least US$500 in generated revenue or US$1,000 in investment .

Step Two

Apply and compete in a local competition.

Step Three

You win a local competition and advance to the next level of competition.

Step Four

Become your country’s top competitor and advance to the GSEA Global Finals with the world’s best student entrepreneurs.

Step Five

Win the award, become the GSEA Global Champion, and receive recognition and accolades.

Apply for a chance to win US$50,000
At the Global Finals, students compete for a total prize package of US$100,000 in cash, with first place receiving US$50,000. Second place receives US$25,000 and third place, US$15,000.
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