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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.@SchoolinCloud: So you think you've got SOLE? Sugata Mitra explains the science behind his learning methodology: http://t.co/YSIhjvXEWI
TED Prize 26 May
"Depths of Corruption" playlist featuring #TEDPrize winner @Charmian tackles #AnonymousCompanies, elections & more: http://t.co/xliRnYd4rH
TED Prize 26 May
Who did you interview this weekend? Use the new @StoryCorps app and join the archive of the wisdom of humanity. https://t.co/myUxmrJ5p2
TED Prize 25 May
RT @StoryCorps: Find a moment to see this animation "The Last Viewing" join in honoring all fallen service members this #MemorialDay. http:…
TED Prize 25 May
Becoming a "Skype Granny" for @SchoolinCloud allowed Lorraine to reconnect with her roots. Hear her story: http://t.co/nTpTfUdcSb
TED Prize 25 May