The Global Wellness Summit (GWS) is accepting submissions for its sixth annual Shark Tank of Wellness student competition. Contestants are competing for a total of $10,000 in prize money:
- First-place receives $5,000
- Second place receives $3,000
- Third place receives $2,000
To enter, students must submit a Concept Submission Form detailing their viable business idea and a one- to two-minute video presentation. Submissions can cover any aspect of the wellness industry, including architecture/design, beauty, education, fitness, hospitality, medicine, nutrition, real estate, spa, technology, workplace wellness and tourism.
The contest is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students (ages 18+). Submissions will be accepted through June 30, 2021. Finalists will present their concepts in person to a panel of “Wellness Sharks” in front of an audience of global business and thought leaders. The top three finalists will be flown to Tel Aviv, along with their faculty advisor, to attend the 2021 GWS in Tel Aviv, Israel, on November 15-18, 2021.