May. 16, 2013 2:49 PM
What is the future of innovation? How can we successfully integrate investments in sustainability and social change?
Apr. 22, 2013 11:50 PM
Applications are now being accepted for GSBI Online, the online version of Santa Clara University's highly regarded, 11-year-old training program for worldwide social-entrepreneur ventures, the Global Social Benefit Incubator (GSBI).
Apr. 4, 2013 12:32 PM
The newly named GSBI Accelerator program has been revamped to focus on investment-ready social enterprises that have the potential to vastly increase their impact on the lives of the poor—as CSTS strives to improve the lives of 1 billion by 2020. This year’s cohort of 15 was selected through a competitive process that began last November.
Mar. 13, 2013 11:52 PM
Quality livelihoods depend on access to energy. Paul Meissner, Ph.D., GSBITM director, is joined by leading social entrepreneurs in clean energy to share findings from the Center’s recent field research.
Feb. 25, 2013 11:46 PM
Come hear GSBI Online alumni Gemma Bulos with the Global Women's Water Initiative speak about "Maximizing Potential through Entrepreneurship and Education" at The Stanford Association for International Development's.
Feb. 8, 2013 1:40 PM
Executive Director Thane Kreiner predicts “… in the next 10 years, the convergence of technology and business model innovations could disrupt how energy is produced, distributed, and priced – not just in the frontier markets of the developing world, but also in the developed world.”
Dec. 14, 2012 11:41 PM
Earlier this week the Center was delighted to host a holiday reception to celebrate the accomplishments of the last year, like the graduation of several GSBI Online cohorts, and the first year of our GSB Fellowship program.
Dec. 7, 2012 3:00 PM
Our own GSB Fellow, Kirsten Petersen, has been updating her blog on her experience working with GSBI Alumni, Solar Sister in Uganda.
Dec. 3, 2012 5:30 PM
In this season, it’s easy to forget that nearly 4 billion people on our planet live in poverty, on a daily average of less than the cost of one Starbucks specialty coffee.
Nov. 1, 2012 11:56 PM
Applications are now open for Santa Clara University’s Global Social Benefit Incubator (GSBI™), an 11-year-old program that helps social entrepreneurs create greater impact in their poverty-alleviating missions.
Oct. 26, 2012 11:25 PM
We are excited to share this news from GSBI Alumni Husk Power Systems! Husk Power Systems, Inc. (HPS), an innovative company providing renewable and affordable decentralized energy solution to underserved communities, is pleased to announce that the company has raised Series A equity financing of US $5 million from co-investors.
Oct. 18, 2012 12:00 PM
Team of SCU Students and Silicon Valley industry veterans among five winners of the Argidius-ANDE Finance Challenge.