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Compete in GSVC


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The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) provides aspiring entrepreneurs with mentoring, exposure, and $50,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into businesses that will have positive real world impact. In 2014, GSVC received 600 entries from nearly 40 countries. Previous years’ finalists include Husk Power, Revolution Foods, and d.light design.


2015 Key Dates:

Global Entry Deadline (for all regions): Friday, December 5, 2014

Global Finals and Conference at UC Berkeley: April 8-10, 2015