About the GSEA

The EO Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition for students who own and operate a business. Nominees compete against their peers from around the world in a series of local and national competitions in hopes to qualify for the GSEA Global Finals. GSEA supports student entrepreneurs who require much-needed mentorship, recognition and connections to take their businesses to the next level of success.

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YouTube Series: Start it Up

Follow stories from this year’s Global Finalists as they compete in the world’s premier global competition for student entrepreneurs!

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Dare to Startup

Dare to Startup is a podcast that tells the real-life stories of early-stage business owners on the brink of success.

Our host, Tyler Olson, is a former Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) winner, EO Accelerator graduate and current Entrepreneurs’ Organization member. On this show, Tyler has in-depth conversations with GSEA and Accelerator participants to gain insight into the unique challenges faced by entrepreneurs. Together, they explore the entire entrepreneurial experience and get to the core of why these startup founders decided to embark on the journey of launching a business. These guests come from all industries and countries around the world. Tune in to hear them share their inspirational stories and renew the daring spark of your own entrepreneurial dreams. Dare to Startup is a podcast made by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs.

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Watch Own the Room featuring GSEA on Disney+

Join 51 students from across the globe as they compete to make their dreams come true at EO’s Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA).

As the world’s only peer-to-peer network exclusively for entrepreneurs, EO helps transform the lives of those who transform the world.