Get Involved


There are numerous ways to be part of our upcoming competition, including:


Enter the Competition

Teams interested in competing should review the eligibility and submission guidelines. The deadline to enter is December 5, 2014.

Sponsor the Competition

Sponsoring the competition creates significant visibility for your organization with some of the brightest socially-minded entrepreneurs, professionals and students: our global entrants, judges, mentors, and conference attendees.

Judge a Round

Be inspired by the wealth of ideas presented by our Entrants, and provide valuable feedback to make an impact on the field of social entrepreneurship. Individuals with venture capital or social enterprise industry experience should consider semi-finals and finals judging opportunities.

Mentor a Team

Mentoring is a truly rewarding experience that offers highly intellectual interaction with sharp, motivated entrepreneurs. As a Mentor you will be intimately involved in helping a team improve and refine their entry.


There are many other ways to get involved and support GSVC:


Donate to GSVC

Make a donation to GSVC through UC Berkeley’s giving page.

Attend the Finals and Conference

You are invited to the GSVC’s Global Finals and Conference – join us at Berkeley-Haas for an action-packed, enriching day. Watch the 2015 Global Finalists pitch, listen to stories from the front lines of social entrepreneurship, learn about financing social ventures, and hear international leaders discuss the future of sustainable development goals.

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