The GSV Cup is a global pitch competition for Pre-Seed and Seed stage EdTech startups culminating at the ASU+GSV Summit in San Diego. The Cup is judged by 190+ leading venture capitalist firms and strategics from across the globe, with finalists competing for $1MM in non-dilutive cash and prizes.
Each year, applicants compete to be named one of the “Elite 200” semi-finalists. The “Elite 200” receive complimentary access to the ASU+GSV Summit, fantastic prizes, and public recognition as one of the World’s Most Innovative EdTech Startups. From there, the Top 20 finalists compete on the main stage at the Summit to take home the grand prize packages totaling $500,000 in non-dilutive cash and $500,000 in prizes.