Global Competitions

Gain hands-on leadership and international experience through the Global Business Center’s competitions for undergraduate and graduate students. Solve real-world problems, join a team, network with business leaders, and collaborate with peers in an intense team environment. Challenge yourself and put your studies to practice. Find out more information on our global competition offerings by selecting the links below:

Global Business Case Competition

The Global Business Case Competition (GBCC) is an annual international case competition that brings together undergraduate university students from across the globe to compete in a fast-paced and challenging business case study.

Russell Investments International Case Competition

The Russell Investments International Case Competition is an annual event in which teams of undergraduate business students apply their knowledge and skills to a real-life international business problem.

Global Health Business Case Competition

The Global Health Business Case Competition (GHBCC) builds on the traditional business school case competition model by bringing together students from multiple disciplines to tackle a critical global health challenge.

Global Case Competition Club (GC3)

This Foster School student organization trains students how to tackle a case competition.


D-Prize is a competition hosted through a partnership program with the Foster School of Business and UW’s Evans School of Public Policy. MBA students are encouraged to form multi-disciplinary teams to invent solutions for issues in developing regions.

BYU Business Language Case Competition

Each year the Foster School sends a Mandarin and a Spanish team to compete in the annual BYU Business Language Case Competition at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. This is an exciting opportunity for you to gain invaluable international business experience while fine-tuning your analytical business skills and practicing your second language in a business environment.


Eligible candidates must be Foster Business School students who have a high level of competency in Mandarin or Spanish, are non-native speakers, and have completed Finance 350.

More Details

The competition takes places from Wednesday to Saturday in Provo, Utah. All expenses are paid by the Global Business Center. The 2017 dates and application will be released in Summer 2017.