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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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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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Almost all of @Global_Witness' investigations into #corruption feature #AnonymousCompanies. See the interactive map: http://t.co/hToqUAonOg
TED Prize 1 Sep
RT @TEDNews: 21 TED Fellows share ideas that swim against the tide: http://t.co/xKWYnTbF8N @TEDFellow http://t.co/G9cK1HcTtJ
TED Prize 1 Sep
On the @schoolincloud blog: How the tiniest intervention can disrupt a #SOLE. Learn from filmmaker @jerry_rothwell: http://t.co/FjribYCR5K
TED Prize 1 Sep
From @StoryCorps' Griot Initiative, a powerful interview playlist on the @TEDNews blog: http://t.co/QFgW0uwzsd #BlackLivesMatter
TED Prize 31 Aug
RT @StoryCorps: As summer is coming to an end, sit down w/ a loved one and reflect on the summer. Download the free StoryCorps App: https:/…
TED Prize 31 Aug