TED Prize

The TED Prize is awarded annually to a leader with a creative, bold wish to spark global change. By investing $1 million in a powerful idea every year, the TED Prize accelerates progress toward solving some of the world's most pressing problems.

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About the TED Prize

The TED Prize helps visionary leaders dream bigger, with $1 million to support a high-impact idea.


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@TEDPrize on twitter

It's time for TED! You can watch the magic of @TEDTalks come alive in a theater near you next week:… https://t.co/Dl5z1kRIgP
TED Prize 23 Apr
RT @indyfromspace: It's time for TED! Thank you to @TEDPrize @TEDTalks @DigitalGlobe @NatGeo @SPInitiative for making @Global_Xplorer possi…
TED Prize 23 Apr
How can we make our planet a better place to live? @SylviaEarle's TED Prize wish reminds us to care for our oceans: https://t.co/cbKw7XKPb4
TED Prize 22 Apr
RT @rajpanjabi: Hope you'll join us on Tuesday and watch live at your local theater. See https://t.co/D0LCwXEib2 for tickets! https://t.co/
TED Prize 22 Apr
TED Prize winner & @NatGeoExplorers Sylvia Earle talks about marine life & her hope for the ocean: https://t.co/ZU2xihywoG @WashingtonLife
TED Prize 21 Apr