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Sesame Workshop & International Rescue Committee Awarded $100 Million for Early Childhood Education of Syrian Refugees

Three Finalists Awarded $15 Million Each in Global Competition for Bold Solutions to Critical Problems of Our Time Read More
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Four Finalists Named in Global Competition for $100 Million Grant

Four impactful solutions to critical social problems of our time were named finalists today in 100&Change, a global competition for a single $100 million grant. Read More
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Semi-Finalists Named in MacArthur Competition for $100 Million Grant

The proposals address challenges ranging from eliminating needless blindness to educating children displaced by conflict, in places from Nigeria to Nepal to the United States. Read More
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New MacArthur Competition to Award $100 Million to Help Solve a Critical Problem of Our Time

100&Change is open to organizations working in any field of endeavor anywhere. Applicants must identify both the problem they are trying to solve, as well as their proposed solution. Read More