Become a DI Challenge Developer!

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Got ideas? We are excited to announce that the applications to become a Destination Imagination Team Challenge or Instant Challenge Developer are now available! Becoming a member of a Challenge Development team is a great way to engage with DI as an adult volunteer. By bringing together varied, like-minded, and collaborative people, DI has been able to continue to develop engaging and high-quality educational experiences for students.

We are looking for educational professionals, artists, engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs, parents, and many others to help us craft the best possible Team and Instant Challenges for our future participants.

Please note: If you would like to apply to become part of both the Team Challenge and Instant Challenge Development teams, you must fill out each application.

 

TEAM CHALLENGE DEVELOPMENT

Timeline: The six-month Challenge Development process begins with a Development Weekend, which will be held EITHER June 20-23, 2019 or June 27-30, 2019, and culminates with the submission of a final draft in January 2020.

Experience: No previous experience necessary. We welcome new applicants! In fact, we require new participants every year.

Requirements: You must be 21 years of age or older on or before June 20, 2019 and you must be able to attend the Challenge Development Weekend and participate fully in the six-month development process, including multiple drafts and versions. Participants must be able to work virtually with team members during this process. We prefer applicants with strong writing abilities, analytical skills and a collaborative spirit.

Take Note: Once you complete the online portion, you will be sent Part II of the application via email. You will have 2 weeks to complete Part II of the application, which includes submitting a 1-page Team Challenge.

Once you complete Part II, your application will be reviewed and you will be notified if you have been selected as a member of the Team Challenge Development team by late spring, 2019.

If selected, you may not be a Team Manager during the 2021-22 AND 2022-23 seasons. Part 1 of your application must be received no later than March 4, 2019. DI Team Challenge Developers must be available to attend the Challenge Development Weekend.  The location of Challenge Development Weekend will be announced at a later date. Travel and expenses are provided by Destination Imagination, Inc.

Click here to fill out Part I of the Team Challenge Development application.

 


INSTANT CHALLENGE DEVELOPMENT

Timeline: The Instant Challenge Development process begins in the spring and continues through the summer. It culminates in the Instant Challenge Testing Weekend, August 8-11, 2019.

Experience: No previous experience necessary. We welcome new applicants!

Requirements: You must be 21 years of age or older on or before March 4, 2019 and you must be able to attend the Instant Challenge Development Weekend and participate fully in the development process.

Take Note: Once you complete the online portion, you will be sent Part II of the application via email. You will have 2 weeks to complete Part II of the application, which includes submitting a 1-page Instant Challenge.

Once you complete Part II, your application will be reviewed and you will be notified if you have been selected as a member of the Instant Challenge Development team by late spring, 2019.

If selected, you may not be a Team Manager during the 2020-2021 season. Part 1 of your application must be received no later than March 4, 2019. DI Instant Challenge Developers must be available to attend the Instant Challenge Development Weekend, August 8-11, 2019. The location of Instant Challenge Development Weekend will be announced at a later date. Travel and expenses are provided by Destination Imagination, Inc.

Application: Click here to fill out Part I of the Instant Challenge Development application.

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