Diamond Challenge teams and individuals thrive at Quarter Zero. You will too.
Whether you want to build the first 1,000 units of your product, get ready to pitch your venture to investors, start something completely new, or join a team and help scale a different venture, QØ is the place for you this summer.
Quarter Zero is sponsoring Diamond Challenge's Business Concept + Social Innovation Tracks with the following Tuition Awards to the Catapult Incubator:
1st Place Award: $2,500 Tuition Award (per person)
2nd Place Award: $1,500 Tuition Award (per person)
3rd Place Award: $750 Tuition Award (per person)
Plus, ALL Diamond Challenge semi-finalists qualify for a $500 Tuition Award and have access to a $25,000 needs-based scholarship fund specifically for Diamond Challenge students! Just make sure to list Diamond Challenge and the award in your application.
Summer Is The Time
It's hard to start a company, period. Even harder when you've got finals and AP exams hanging over your head all year. With QØ you can dive in and live your startup this summer.
Full Scholarships Available
We offer 100% full ride need-based scholarships and have set aside $25,000 just for Diamond Challenge semi-finalists. Additionally every semi-finalist will receive a $500 tuition award.
Easy To Apply
No long essays or transcripts. We are looking for potential. A two page application and a short video. While it's easy to apply, we only accept 50 people.
Guidance From Industry Experts
Each team gets a dedicated industry expert to guide and help troubleshoot along the way. Also pro-bono legal and branding services are made available.
A Community Of Young Go-Getters
Meet 50 outstanding young people from all over the world who will join your network for life.
You've already planned enough, this summer is time to go out and make it happen, and we're there to support you every step of the way.