How to Enter
Submission deadlines vary by region and partner competition. Based on where your team is located, apply through the appropriate regional partner. Regional partners will conduct the Executive Summary and Regional Semi-Finals for their regions and will send finalist teams to the Global Finals at UC Berkeley.
Most GSVC entry deadlines occur between November and January.
Where should I apply?
Deadlines by region are listed below. Follow the link to the appropriate regional partner for information about how to apply.
|Europe, Asia, Africa||Partner School||Executive Summary Due||Regional Finals Location||Regional Finals Date||Global Finals|
|Europe, Middle East, Africa - Francophone||ESSEC||December 1, 2013||ESSEC||March 6, 2014||April 11, 2014|
|Europe, Middle East, Africa - Anglophone||London Business School||December 6, 2013||London Business School||March 7, 2014|
|University of Cape Town||December 10, 2013|
|Koc University, Turkey||January 17, 2014|
|South Asia, Africa||Indian School of Business||January 5, 2014||Indian School of Business||March 6 - 8, 2014
|Strathmore University, Kenya||TBD|
|China||Youth Innovation||December 31, 2013||Youth Innovation||February 22, 2014|
|Southeast Asia||Thammasat University, Thailand||January 6, 2014||Thammasat||March 7, 2014|
|Europe||ALTIS, Italy||November 15, 2013||ALTIS, Italy||February 28, 2014|
|Americas||Partner School||Executive Summary Due||Regional Finals Location||Regional Finals Date|
|Western North, Central, and South America||UC Berkeley Haas||January 29, 2014||UC Berkeley Haas||March 21, 2014|
|UNIANDES||January 29, 2014|
|Eastern North America||Georgia Tech||January 29, 2014||Georgia Tech||March 25, 2014