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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:

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.

Global Health Business Case Competition (GHBCC)

In this twenty-four hour case competition, students work in cross-disciplinary teams to address a critical global health challenge.

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.

GC3 Case Competition sponsored by PioneerUnion

The GC3 Case Competition is proudly sponsored by PioneerUnion this year. It is a 48-hour case that will focus primarily on international mergers and acquisitions.

Global Case Competition Club (GC3)

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

BYU Business Language Case Competition

November 8-9, 2018 • all-expenses paid

The Global Business Center is now accepting applications from individuals interested in representing the Foster School of Business at a BYU Business Language Case Competition on Friday, November 9, 2018 at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.

This year the Foster School will be sending a Mandarin 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.

Eligibility

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

Dates

You will depart Seattle for Provo, Utah in the evening of Wednesday, November 7th and return on Saturday, November 10th. Your travel expenses, hotel, registration and all meals will be covered by the Global Business Center.

Apply

To apply, submit the following items by Friday, October 12, 2018 at 11:59pm to Nedda Soleymani at neddas@uw.edu:

  • A short letter of interest indicating your particular strengths (what you believe them to be) relevant to a business language case competition
  • Your resume
  • An unofficial transcript

Learn More

More details about the competition can be found by emailing Nedda Soleymani at neddas@uw.edu.