Diamond Challenge Ukraine for High School Entrepreneurs

26 Aug

Diamond Challenge Ukraine for High School Entrepreneurs

Again in Ukraine, Charity Fund ICEPP is hosting All-Ukrainian Preliminary Round of Diamond Challenge for High School Entrepreneurs powered by University of Delaware Horn Program in Entrepreneurship and aimed at teenagers aged 14-18. 

Participants gain valuable first-hand experience with:

CONCEIVING an idea for a new business

TESTING the idea by talking to potential customers and gathering evidence to validate the viability of their business

PITCHING their idea by submitting a written concept and presenting to a panel of judges

Participants also benefit from:

INNOVATIVE VIDEO-BASED LESSONS focused on how to develop ideas, put them into action, and build businesses like a scientist

MENTORS AND TEAM ADVISORS who provide valuable feedback while participants maintain responsibility for final decision-making

OPPORTUNITIES to earn college credit, interact with other student entrepreneurs from around the world and win funding awards to support their business or education* 

Find out more information on the rules and judging criterias: BUSINESS CONCEPT and SOCIAL INNOVATION.


August 31, 2018 – Start of Registration

December 30, 2018 – Deadline for Teams Registration and Concept Submission

March 14-15, 2019 – Final Pitch Events at America House Kyiv: Business Concepts and Social Innovations