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GRANT OPPORTUNITY: The Purpose Prize from Civic Ventures

Deadline: 03-22-2012


The Purpose Prize
Civic Ventures


Civic Ventures is a non-profit think tank focused on boomers, work and social purpose.


The Purpose Prize is a major initiative investing five $100,000 and five $50,000 awards to social innovators 60 or older (by the deadline of March 10, 2012) who are already producing significant social innovation and accomplishing work of great importance in their careers.


Civic Ventures encourages individuals who are outstanding social innovators who work creatively and in a transformative capacity to spearhead significant change and initiate new innovations to apply. To be eligible for The Purpose Prize, the nominee must be a legal resident of the U.S.


Major funding for The Purpose Prize comes from The Atlantic Philanthropies and the John Templeton Foundation.


Contact: Alexandra Kent
Phone: (415) 222-7486
Grant link:

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