User:Nelliemuller/Funding for Innovations

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  • Knight News Challenge
    • Knight New Challenge is awarding "$5 million a year for innovative ideas that develop platforms, tools and services to inform and transform community news, conversations, and information distribution and visualization...Knight Foundation plans to invest at least $25 million over five years in the search for bold community news and social media experiments" (John S. and James L. Knight Foundation 2006-2008, ¶ 1,2).
  • Technology, Entertainment, and Design (TED). "The TED Prize is designed to leverage the TED community’s exceptional array of talent and resources. It is awarded annually to three exceptional individuals who each receive $100,000 and, much more important, the granting of “One Wish to Change the World.” (TED Conferences, 2008, ¶ 1).

--nelliemuller 10:08, 4 November 2008 (UTC)