Upcoming Events

2019 Global Social Venture Competition

Deadline: December 3, 2018

Calling all social entrepreneurs! Applications for the 2019 Global Social Venture Competition are now open. If you have a young startup aiming to make a difference in the world and are using technology for good, apply by December 3rd! All entries are reviewed by leading experts in the fields of social entrepreneurship, innovation, and impact investing.Top teams from across the globe will compete for $80,000 at the Global Finals at UC Berkeley, April 3-5, 2019, so apply now to turn your idea into impact. Learn more at www.gsvc.org.


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June 14th-16th

Global Social Innnovation Challenge 
Location: USD

Global Social Innovation Challenge is a social venture pitch competition that recognizes, resources, and rewards student-led social ventures focused on sustainable change. 

The GSIC is an opportunity for students to turn their ideas for sustainable social or environmental impact into reality via resources, mentorship, and a chance to secure seed funding.

Participants are asked to select a social or environmental issue of their choice, and work through the following stages:

  1. Study the existing landscape of the problem to discover gaps in existing solutions and identify levers of change.
  2. Develop a business plan around an innovative solution that addresses these gaps.
  3. Pitch the proposed solution for a chance to obtain seed funding and other resources at the global final.