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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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A smartphone app from @StoryCorps can bridge generations by turning anyone into a documentarian: https://t.co/4V2SeSBEzO
TED Prize 24 Nov
If people knew how their food was caught, @SylviaEarle believes they might think twice about that fish filet. https://t.co/1xR5rjYGSv
TED Prize 24 Nov
Thanksgiving is the perfect time to collect family traditions. Join #TheGreatListen and share your family's stories: https://t.co/krdyP1gGdc
TED Prize 24 Nov
RT @NPR: This Thanksgiving, record your loved ones as part of #TheGreatListen @StoryCorps More info: https://t.co/16N0NcYFES https://t.co/U
TED Prize 24 Nov
RT @amhistorymuseum: Record some family history this Thanksgiving with #TheGreatListen from @StoryCorps: https://t.co/uoCOAYG0R3 https://t.…
TED Prize 23 Nov