Are you ready to apply?

Applications are now open! A maximum of 50 participants will be accepted.

Program fees:
. Registration fee 2024: US $7999

Application Requirements:

1. A 3-minute ORIGINAL video in English on the topic for your signature talk. This must NOT be a speaking reel or a recording of a previous talk.

What are we looking for in your application video?
. Tell us who you are. Be authentic!
. Tell us why you want to participate on GSA.
. Let us know what the topic for your talk is and why you have chosen it.
. Allow yourself to be vulnerable – EO Style!

What are we NOT looking for in your application video?
. A huge media production

2. A complete GSA application form.

3. A one-time application deposit of US$2,000. All EO member applicants are required to pay the deposit as a way of committing their participation in the programme. Please ensure you can attend before applying.

  • Important note: Please be advised that the deposit is non-refundable for all ACCEPTED participants, regardless if the participant can register and attend or not. Once you are ACCEPTED into the programme, the deposit will be credited to your registration fee.
  • At the application form, you will find a link to process your application deposit. You may pay by credit card or wire transfer.
  • If you are NOT ACCEPTED into the programme, the deposit will be refunded.

Application Evaluation:

Applications will undergo evaluation by the GSA Coaching Team according to the following criteria:

Story – What is your story? Who is your target audience and why it is important for you to share your story to them? What impact do you want it to make? Share factors that affected your growth in the course of your story. 1-10 points
Diversity – How does your story reflect or impact diversity?
We strive to create a mix of industries, cultures, and genders for diverse and inclusive learning and growth.
1-10 points
Presence & Energy – How was your story delivered? Did it resonate with an engaging presence and strong energy?
We want to hear how you can elevate the delivery of your story.
1-15 points
Experience-sharing – Are you willing to speak your truths and exchange honest feedback with your EO peers?
We want GSA to be a safe and supportive platform for growing together through shared experiences.
1-15 points
Maximum Score 50 points

Application Results:

  • Members will receive their application results in a formal letter from the GSA Programme Team via the email address in their application form.
  • Accepted members will receive complete information, including an EO Hub link for GSA where they can pay the registration fee and complete their participation.
  • Acceptance is valid only for the GSA Fall 2024 edition and is non-transferable to upcoming editions. Members who were not accepted for September join the GSA interest list and apply again in the next edition.


📢 Applications for the 2024 edition of GSA are now open. Apply here!
For more details, please review the FAQ HERE or contact the Learning Team HERE.