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The TED Prize is awarded annually to a leader with a creative, bold wish to spark global change. By investing $1 million in a powerful idea every year, the TED Prize accelerates progress toward solving some of the world's most pressing problems.

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The TED Prize helps visionary leaders dream bigger, with $1 million to support a high-impact idea.


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RT @SylviaEarle: Inspired by @carlsafina's @TEDTalks on “What are animals thinking and feeling”, I wrote this Mission Blue op-ed! https://t
TED Prize 28 Mar
"My son has shown me my place in the human journey — I am his past, and he is my future." – @indyfromspace https://t.co/N5FD3rrUUS
TED Prize 28 Mar
TED Prize winner @rajpanjabi was just named a 2017 Skoll awardee! Huge congrats to Raj & the @lastmilehealth team: https://t.co/QhDAj8mLgj
TED Prize 27 Mar
RT @SkollFoundation: 2017 Skoll Awardee @lastmilehealth delivers quality #healthcare to the most remote communities https://t.co/N0Giuz2LL
TED Prize 27 Mar
What are the newest ideas at TED? Experience the TED conference live in a theater near you: https://t.co/VNjNGRdMkA #TEDCinemas
TED Prize 24 Mar