The Diamond Challenge in Georgia, hosted by LTD Education and Management Team (EMT) in partnership with SIQA (Georgian Association of Educational Initiatives), is a premier entrepreneurial education competition for students at the high school-level.
Teams in Georgia work with a faculty advisors to develop a business concept, and compete for a $1000 prize and the chance to go to the USA to represent Georgia at the international level.
EMT and SIQA are organizations supporting educators, youth workers, and youth to find and implement different possibilities for development by non-formal education tools and activities, and have found the Diamond Challenge as a premier possibility for Georgian youth to develop different skills and attitudes through interesting local and international collaboration.
The first competition in Georgia was during the 2014-2015 school year.
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LTD “Education and Management Team” (EMT) was founded in 2012. The organization brings together specialists with high competence on national and international level in the fields of formal and non-formal education, youth and adult education.
The organization is engaged in the following activities:
- Training and educational services;
- Assistance of organizations and individuals for improving the management process;
- Organizational and personal development;
- Exchange and education programs;
- Corporate orders for organizations.
SIQA – Georgian association of Educational initiatives is full partner of EMT for implementation of Diamond Challenge program in Georgia. SIQA is non-profit organization established in 1999 and oriented for development of individuals and organizations trough non-formal education activities. www.siqa.org.ge
Check back by 9/1/2016 for exact dates