Start a Team
DI University (Volunteer Training)
Mission & History
How to Start a Team
Read the following documents to become familiar with the DI program and its costs and requirements.
START A TEAM
What does it cost to do DI in MD, DC and DE?
Purchase a Team Number
What is a Team Number?
A Team Number allows the purchaser to put together one team of two to seven participants.
Team Numbers do not have to be associated with a school or organization.
There are no restrictions on how a team is assembled or selected.
A team number entitles a team to participate in a Team Challenge at any Level defined within the Destination Imagination (DI) program structure.
Purchase your Team Number
If your team is from Anne Arundel, Prince George’s, St. Mary’s or Wicomico Counties, you may be eligible for a reduced cost team number. Contact your Regional Director for details.
Select the relevant Team Number. Challenge Program Team Number for competitive teams and Early Learning – Rising Stars (non-competitive) for kindergarten through 2nd grade
Note that the price will be adjusted to include the MD affiliate fee when you add the Team Number to your Cart.
When you go to check out, you will be asked to either log in to your existing DI account or create a new one.
Soon after your purchase, you will receive an e-mail with instructions on how to access program materials online.
Read the challenge
First Look previews
, Rules of the Road and the Roadmap to learn how the DI program works and what you need to do to have a successful team.
Find team managers and members for each team and begin meeting. This
Tools for Success
can be used to recruit teams.
Team Manager training is available in various forms:
Road Map – Included in the program materials
Team Manager Training
– see for dates and details
Enjoy your DI Team(s) and be amazed at what they can accomplish!
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