Innovative ways to use prizes to advance social progress
Mission-driven organizations would do well to remember that they become the company they keep, and to take care in choosing the right collaborators.
Prize and challenge designers are focusing on training future social innovators and creating communities of engaged problem solvers.
Prizes allow institutions to develop revolutionary new solutions, are less risky than traditional grants, and can create communities of practice.
A look at how competitions like those at the Knight Foundation serve the social entrepreneur community.
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Why we need more social enterprise competitions.
Contests, challenges, awards—they do more harm than good. Let’s get rid of them.
Together, the public and private sector can develop affordable and truly accessible banking solutions that benefit the world’s poor.
Living Buildings Challenge, a project of the International Living Future Institute, is the winner of this year’s Buckminster Fuller Institute award.