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The TED Prize is awarded to an individual with a creative, bold vision to spark global change. By leveraging the TED community’s resources and investing $1 million into a powerful idea, each year the TED Prize supports one wish to inspire the world.

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The TED Prize gives a visionary leader the chance to dream bigger, awarding $1 million dollars to an imaginative and high-impact wish for the world.


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#Gainesville turning the world Upside Down & Inside Out w/ their group action: http://t.co/TCx8pSLcHt @InsideOutProj http://t.co/P3UyB5dgWk
TED Prize 28 Aug
.@schoolincloud explores how exams can better suit needs of students' future employers. How you ask? Read the blog: http://t.co/9RGCd8ocZ0
TED Prize 28 Aug
.@DaveIsay: "Interviewing these kids remains one of the most transformative professional experiences I’ve ever had." http://t.co/QFgW0uwzsd
TED Prize 28 Aug
RT @StoryCorps: #BlackLivesMatter: A playlist of powerful #StoryCorps interviews from our Griot Initiative in this powerful #TEDBlog: http:…
TED Prize 27 Aug
On the @schoolincloud blog: "Sugata is a fantastic subject for a documentary - articulate, funny & provocative." http://t.co/FjribYCR5K
TED Prize 27 Aug