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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:

Tryouts for Fall 2024 International Competitions

International Case Competition Tryouts, May 3 from 10 AM-12:30 PM- Apply Soon!

The Global Business Center hosts multiple teams throughout the year to represent Foster and travel to a global case competition with a faculty coach, all around the world- and travel funds are provided! This Fall 2024, teams could go to competitions in Mexico, Thailand, Germany, or Australia in mid Oct/Nov!

Interested students must sign up as a team of 3-4 Foster undergraduates by April 21, will analyze a case on Thursday May 2, and present for 15 minutes on Friday, May 3 in front of a faculty judge panel.


Email [email protected] for questions!

Global Business Case Competition

The UW 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.

BYU Business Language Case Competition

Each year, The Global Business Center supports individuals interested in representing the Foster School of Business at a BYU Business Language Case Competition at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.

The Foster School sends a Mandarin and/or Spanish Language team to compete. This is an exciting opportunity for you to gain invaluable international business experience while fine-tuning your analytical business skills and practicing Mandarin in a business environment.


Eligible candidates must be Foster Business School students who have a high level of competency in Mandarin/Spanish, are non-native speakers, and have completed Finance 350. *One heritage speaker will be allowed to compete on the team.


To express interest, please reach out to Caroline Zeiher at [email protected].