MetamorphosisEdu kick starts the 3rd edition of the Global Schoolpreneur Summit 2020
Mumbai: Metamorphosis Edu, an edu-tech platform today announced the start of their 3rd edition of the Global Schoolpreneur Summit (GSS) 2020.
Global Schoolpreneur Summit (GSS) is one of the world’s biggest idea pitching events organised for the school students. The event was quite successful in its previous editions conducted in 2018 & 2019, this is the third edition and will be conducted virtually due to the covid pandemic. Metamorphosisedu is expecting over 2000+ ideas being pitched from the students around the globe as the previous year’s edition witnessed submission of 1500+ ideas from 6 countries and 300+ schools.
Elated with the start of the new edition of GSS, Mr. Pavan Allena, Founder & CEO of MetamorphosisEdu said, “We are looking forward to the 3rd edition of GSS which is going to be the grandest virtual entrepreneurship event for school students. We are deliberately conducting it online keeping in mind the covid scenario and are expecting active participation from 10+ countries with over 5000+ students pitching their ideas to the reputed panel”
Through the event we are aiming to bring forth the entrepreneurship qualities of the young school students so that they can become the leaders of tomorrow” he further added.
The global competition will be held in different rounds where the students will have to showcase their entrepreneurial talents to clear each of the rounds to secure a spot in the finale. Students who are applying for the competition will be divided into 2 categories i.e Junior Category : Grades VI – VIII and Senior Category : IX – XII and can submit ideas on sectors like Health Care, E-Commerce, Education / Ed-tech, Consumer Tech, Sustainability and CleanTech etc
Application starts on 14th September 2020. To apply for the competition, students will have to go to Metamorphosisedu’s website: https://www.metamorphosisedu.com/globalschoolpreneursummit. Click on the application form, fill it and proceed for the payment (INR 500 per student). Every idea can be represented by a single member or a maximum team size of 5 people. Also, the deadline for the application is 15th November, 2020.
The winner of the competition will be awarded a cash price of 30k INR and a free Metamorphosis School scholarship. Apart from this there are cash prizes and awards for other competitors as well falling in different categories.
Last year’s GSS event witnessed the presence of prominent speakers like Ms. Sabitha Indra Reddy (Ministry of Education of Telangana Government), Mr. Konijeti Rosaiah (Former CM of Andhra Pradesh & Governor of Tamil Nadu), Ms. Chandana Deepti (IPS Officer) and many such names. This year’s event is going to be bigger with more prominent names and with an increased participation.