DSUSD Goldfish Bowl

The DSUSD Goldfish Bowl affords students and staff the opportunity to pitch their innovative ideas for education to local business people and entrepreneurs. All applications will be screened using stated evaluation criteria by members of cabinet. Five teams will advance to The BOWL. There will be two official BOWLS per academic year; one in the fall and one in the spring. Funding amounts, not to exceed $4,000.00 per project, will vary as awarded by the judges (AKA the sharks). Innovation-Defined as something that is both new (either invention or iteration) and better. How is your project innovative? How could your project significantly improve education? How does your project solve an important issue?

DSUSD Students & Teachers:

Submit your application today! Fall deadline is Friday, October 27, 2017 and the spring deadline will be Tuesday, March 20, 2018.


Meet the Sharks:

Timothy Bradley, Jr.
Timothy Bradley, Jr. - Professional Boxer, Retired

Kathleen McEntee
Kathleen McEntee - Founder and President, Kathleen McEntee and Associates, LTD.

Mike Napoli
Mike Napoli - Founding and current President, Tech Coast Angels

Bianca Rae
Bianca Rae - Morning Anchor, KESQNews Channel 3

Joe Wallace
Joe Wallace - Chief Innovation Officer, Coachella Valley Economic Partnership

Brandon Weimer
Brandon Weimer - Co-founder, Brandini Toffe