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.


Nominate an extraordinary individual—or yourself—to envision and execute a high-impact project that can spur global change.

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#TEDPrize winner @Charmian explains how #AnonymousCompanies are used as a legal shield to cover up illegal actions: http://t.co/8cHUybiB9Y
TED Prize 3 Jul
RT @charmian: “Shell corps widely used by terrorist & criminal organizations to disguise & finance activities” US Congress told http://t.co
TED Prize 2 Jul
Everyone around you has a story the world needs to hear. Download the @StoryCorps app for this #4thofJuly weekend! https://t.co/myUxmrJ5p2
TED Prize 2 Jul
RT @InsideOutProj: Behind the scenes: #AspenIdeas on Gondola Plaza and Aspen Institute ► http://t.co/c963cSX7rB #InsideOutProject http://t.…
TED Prize 1 Jul
RT @teachpitch: @Sugatam explains how the 2013 #TED prize enabled him to start the self organised #learning system @schoolincloud:) http://
TED Prize 1 Jul