The Diamond Challenge for High School Entrepreneurs provides an impactful, hands-on learning opportunity for high school students to develop new business ideas, gain valuable knowledge and skills and compete for a share of the Challenge’s $25,000 prize pool.
A broad coalition of partners including Delaware Technical Community College, Junior Achievement of Delaware, Delaware’s Department of Education, Anne Arundel Community College, Howard Community College, Invento, StartUpAfrica, Cogite, Education and Management Team of Georgia and two UD programs – the Center for Economic Education & Entrepreneurship and the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship worked to develop the Diamond Challenge.
In the News
The Acclaim Blog | November 11, 2014 | UD’s Diamond Challenge Teaches High School Students the Foundations of Entrepreneurship
UDaily | November 6, 2014 | Gift supports Horn Program's youth entrepreneurship initiative
Cape Gazette | November 4, 2014 | Delaware students take the Diamond Challenge
Technical.ly Delaware | September 26, 2014 | How UD’s Diamond Challenge gets high schoolers into entrepreneurship
Peace Corps Passport | September 12, 2014 | Bringing PC Moldova Home
UDaily | September 2, 2014 | Registration now open for Diamond Challenge for High School Entrepreneurs