Q: Who leads the teams?
A: Any CCNY student. A faculty member can be brought on as an advisor, but the budget and plan are to be determined by the student teams, and executed by the team leader.
Q: What is the budget?
A: The teams which enter the semester long semifinals receive $2,000 to build an alpha prototype. The Finalist team will receive $10,000 to build a beta prototype and $4,000 per student for a stipend.