Apply to the 2012 Global Social Venture Competition
The 2012 Global Social Venture Competition is now open to entrants! Offering more than $45,000 in prizes along with expert mentoring and great exposure, the contest is run by students from UC Berkeley-Hass. To learn more, visit the GSVC website.
About the Competition:
The Global Social Venture Competition is the largest and oldest student-led business plan competition providing mentoring, exposure, and prizes for social ventures from around the world. The mission of the GSVC is to catalyze the creation of social ventures, educate future leaders and build awareness of social enterprises. The competition supports the creation of real businesses that bring about positive social change in a sustainable manner.
To Submit an Entry:
1. Become a member of YouNoodle (at least one team member from each team has to become a YouNoodle member).
2. Join the Global Social Venture Competition GSVC 2012 group.
3. One team member should fill out the executive summary application form on behalf of the team. All future correspondence will be with this team member via the email address on their YouNoodle profile. The application form can be found through the “Submit an Entry” link on the right-hand side of the GSVC 2012 group page.
4. Please read the official rules and guidelines that are attached at the bottom of the entry form, and upload the executive summary and resume book in the correct formats. Please be advised that submissions that do not follow the official rules and guidelines will not be accepted.
Please refer to the GSVC webpage if you have any additional questions. All entries are due by January 25, 2012.
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