TED Prize

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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About the TED Prize

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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#TEDPrize winner @JamieOliver makes the case for an all-out assault on our ignorance of food in classrooms & beyond: http://t.co/lNtFwrCZD8
TED Prize 31 Jul
Full circle: From "Hole in the Wall" to PhD at Yale, Arun knows the power of #SOLE & @SchoolinCloud. His story: http://t.co/igL7NCPyGC
TED Prize 31 Jul
Classrooms in #France make their @InsideOutProj action statement: "We cherish nature." http://t.co/dy2v8zVwle http://t.co/v5XG171gI4
TED Prize 31 Jul
RT @MissionBlue: The @GillsClub interviewed @SylviaEarle about #ocean exploration, conservation & how to help: http://t.co/7WhRDlduXc http:…
TED Prize 31 Jul
RT @AishaBowden: And to think, it all started with a dream and a gift. Thanks @TEDPrize & @necmusic! #vivasistema https://t.co/bmpD0PI5oH
TED Prize 30 Jul