23 Jan Do you know a Student that owns & operates a business while attending school, college or university?


The Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition for students who own and operate a business while attending school, college of university. Nominees compete against their peers from around the world in a series of local and/or national competitions in hopes to qualify for GSEA Finals. Founded in 1998 by Saint Louis University, GSEA is now an Entrepreneurs’ Organization program.

EO GSEA supports student entrepreneurs who require much needed mentorship, recognition and connections to take their businesses to the next level of success. Thus empowering student entrepreneurs to become the world’s more influential change makers.

Their Mission?

To give student entrepreneurs the opportunity to accelerate their success, challenge the status quo. connect to an instrumental peer group and make the greatest impact possible in their community.

Who should apply?

Undergraduate school/college/university students who own and operate a business for at least six months are eligible to compete. The Irish qualifying competitions will be held here at The GEC on Feb 23rd with the 2017 Global Finals competition being held in Frankfurt, Germany in April.

Please contact Louise French directly should you have any more queries.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. Ok