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.

@TEDPrize on twitter

RT @TEDNews: 5 reasons to nominate someone you admire for the @TEDPrize: http://t.co/ymroVUNaMM
TED Prize 25 Feb
RT @schoolincloud: Have you been inspired yet today? Well you're about to be: https://t.co/hCdgiZlviw #solecentral @katrinmacmillan @Sugatam
TED Prize 24 Feb
RT @charmian: How to put a stop to shell companies, in 2 steps: great @nytimes letter from former US Sen. Carl Levin http://t.co/zOpepbcELv
TED Prize 23 Feb
RT @TEDNews: 5 reasons you should nominate yourself for the 2016 @TEDPrize: http://t.co/DazEzE9C7a
TED Prize 23 Feb
RT @StoryCorps: In today's #broadcast the first single man to adopt a child in #California shares his story: http://t.co/8P0BWSQwwe http://
TED Prize 20 Feb