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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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Do you know a leader with a bold vision for sparking global change? Nominations are now open for the 2016 #TEDPrize: http://t.co/GYFPWbmZZS
TED Prize 27 Jan
As #blizzardof2015 passes, look back at this @InsideOutProj action on the North Pole last year. #savethearctic http://t.co/K5pBrp88Tm
TED Prize 27 Jan
Cool job alert: @SchoolinCloud seeking part time editor to spread stories sparked by Sugata Mitra's #TEDPrize wish: https://t.co/GQBV4tOK6Q
TED Prize 27 Jan
.@SchoolinCloud reaches China: Beijing Normal University plans pilot program to bring #SOLECentral to gov't schools. http://t.co/0YCChiZ1gi
TED Prize 27 Jan
How Do You Expose #AnonymousCompanies? @Charmian explores why we need a new era of openness in business w/ @NPRNews. http://t.co/ot2444Q6d2
TED Prize 26 Jan