What Is GSEA?
Chapters & Cities
Requirements & Dates
How the Competiton works
I have not raised any funding for my startup as yet, am i still eligible?
There are two conditions one of which must be satisfied, having generated the US $500 or receiving the US $ 1000 in investments at the time of application.
My startup was founded by me and my co-founder, we are both students, can we represent our startup at the competition?
No, each company/startup can be represented by only one owner/co-founder.
I recently launched my startup, however i meet the investment/revenue requirement, am i eligible?
Your business must have been in operational for at least six consecutive months prior to the application
Can i apply to multiple semi finals in Pakistan (eg. Peshawar and Islamabad)?
No, it is recommended that a candidate advises for only one semi-final.
Can only tech startups apply?
Yes, full time enrollment is not required, part-time enrollment is also acceptable.
Is there a minimum educational qualification?
Applicant must be enrolled in a university/college as an undergraduate or graduate student.
Is there an age cap?
Yes, the candidate needs to be under the age of 30 years.
Do all the founders have to be active students at the time of application?
Not necessarily, at least one of the founders should be a student at the time of applying.