The Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier award program for students running a business. EO GSEA supports student entrepreneurs who require much needed mentorship, recognition, and connections to take their businesses to the next level of success. Candidates must be an undergraduate or graduate college/university student with a company: operating for at least 6 months with a minimum of USD$500 in generated revenue.

The Australian National winner will receive an all expenses paid trip to the global finals in South Africa in April 2020 to compete against 50 of the world’s best student entrepreneurs.

Competition Dates

  • 29 November 2019 - Australian National Finals, Sydney

  • 26 - 28 April 2020 - Global Finals, Cape Town, South Africa

At the Global Finals, students compete for a prize package of US$25,000 in cash and a total value of over $40,000, which includes a travel/lodging expense paid trip to compete in the Global Finals. Second place will receive US$10,000 and third place will receive US$5,000.Additional awards are given at the Global Finals for Social Impact, Innovation, and Lessons from the Edge.

For further competition details and to apply visit the EO GSEA website

For more information contact EO Sydney here