TED Fellows Program

The TED Fellows program provides transformational support to an international community of 400 visionaries – scientists, artists, activists, entrepreneurs, doctors, journalists and inventors who collaborate across disciplines to create positive change around the world. More about the TED Fellows program >>

About the Fellows program

Learn how the TED Fellows program supports and connects global trailblazers who have shown unusual accomplishment and exceptional courage.

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Meet #TEDFellow @kibwetavares – named one of 8 filmmakers in @sundancelabs's June Directors Lab! https://t.co/5AkMHOqaP3
TED Fellows 5 May
Check out #TEDFellow @NeginFarsad in @indiewire! https://t.co/KRq2VxweIu
TED Fellows 5 May
Photographer @CamilleSeaman is making stunning portraits of America's Native populations. https://t.co/Su1bJJYhWM https://t.co/glObwmLMUs
TED Fellows 5 May
"I’m living a dream I didn’t know I could have when I was young." @MitchSJackson on becoming an award-winning writer https://t.co/2zCYO6UL3e
TED Fellows 5 May
RT @nytimesarts: This year's Victory Dance series will include @LimonDance, @CamilleABrown and more. https://t.co/R9lGFORflj https://t.co/p
TED Fellows 5 May