The TED Prize is awarded to an extraordinary individual with a creative and bold vision to spark global change. By leveraging the TED community’s resources and investing $1 million dollars into a powerful idea, the TED Prize supports one wish to inspire the world.
2015 Nominations are open!
Nominate an individual — or yourself — to envision and execute a high-impact project that can spur global change. Our TED Prize winner will have an ambitious wish — and the vision, pragmatism and leadership to turn it into reality.
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New Class: El Sistema Fellows
This month, New England Conservatory announced the appointment of their fifth Sistema Fellows Class, the most internationally diverse and highly specialized cohort in the program’s history. With the addition of the newest 10 members to the 40 existing Sistema Fellows alumni, Abreu’s wish is well on its way to fulfillment.
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Charmian Gooch of Global Witness wins the TED Prize; will reveal wish for the world at TED2014
“It’s easy to think that corruption happens somewhere over there, carried out by a bunch of... Mar 05, 2014
TED Prize, by the numbers
A few numbers to keep in mind: 3, 31, and 1 million. That’s because nominations for the 2015 TED... Feb 20, 2014
The anatomy of a TED Prize wish
The TED Prize turns our staff into genies: every year, we give a million dollars to one... Jan 13, 2014
SOLE Challenge: Jaki Day
SOLE Searching By Jaki Day I have been a teacher of gifted students for 9 years. I am currently... Nov 01, 2013
SOLE Challenge: Andrew Fersch
Attempting to figure out the ‘best’ way for a group of students to learn is one of the biggest... Nov 01, 2013
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@TEDPrize on Twitter
- TED Prize RT @Sugatam: Korakati, Sunderbans, Bengal, India. The first stand alone, solar powered School in the Cloud in the world. A 40... http://t.c… Mar 10 5:39pm GMT
- TED Prize RT @johncary: Awesome that #TED announced its 2014 $1M #TEDPrize jointly with @SkollFoundation, also supporting @Global_Witness: http://t.c… Mar 06 4:05pm GMT
- TED Prize RT @TEDNews: Charmian Gooch of @Global_Witness wins the TED Prize; will reveal wish for the world at #TED2014: http://t.co/oQVCgQmpCK Mar 06 4:05pm GMT
- TED Prize RT @caitmosc: @Charmian Gooch, co-founder of @Global_Witness, was announced as winner of the 2014 TED Prize today! @glamourmag: http://t.co… Mar 06 4:04pm GMT
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