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@SchmidtFutures
Schmidt Futures
a month ago
In its first year, Rise, our flagship program with @rhodes_trust, received tens of thousands of applicants from over 170 countries. Meet a few of the inaugural Global Winners on @GMA who now access support FOR LIFE as they work to serve others!
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Good Morning America
a month ago
SURPRISE! Global initiative @risefortheworld supports bright teens of tomorrow through scholarships.
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@eric_braverman
Eric Braverman
4 days ago
Important recommendations from the @SchmidtFutures Task Force on Synthetic Biology and the Bioeconomy highlighting all the ways in which advancing the bioeconomy can help people across the globe   @axios@bryanrwalsh #bioeconomy
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@wenschmidt
wendy schmidt
4 days ago
Synthetic biology is poised to help us achieve a sustainable, circular economy--if we invest now. Read about @schmidtfutures' work on the growing #bioeconomy @axios
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@SchmidtFutures
Schmidt Futures
4 days ago
Our Task Force on Synthetic Biology and the Bioeconomy released a report today explaining all the ways in which advancing the bioeconomy can help people all over the world @axios @bryanrwalsh #bioeconomy
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@SchmidtFutures
Schmidt Futures
25 days ago
We know that genius doesn't happen on its own. Find out why we believe it not only takes a village to solve the world's hardest problems but a network in @eric_braverman's latest thought piece in @FortuneMagazine
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FORTUNE
25 days ago
Exceptional talents are galvanized by networks that give them the opportunity to solve the world's problems.
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@edmatters
Education Matters
a month ago
The first 100 winners of the @risefortheworld initiative from @SchmidtFutures @rhodes_trust have been named; the teenagers will receive lifetime support for their education and service projects
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Aryan
a month ago
Had the honour of featuring in @Forbes with @ericschmidt today after being declared as one of @risefortheworld's 100 global winners from 42 countries. Grateful for this opportunity and excited to continue working on impactful ideas!
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@risefortheworld
Rise
a month ago
Check out the latest @Forbes feature to learn about the stories and projects of Rise Global Winners, like Lydia from the UK, Aryan from India, Aadya from the United States, and more!
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@SchmidtFutures
Schmidt Futures
a month ago
ICYMI: Our inaugural cohort of Rise Global Winners found out they won on @GMA this week! Learn more about the Rise program, the anchor of a $1 billion commitment from Eric and Wendy Schmidt to find and support global talent, at .
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@GlennGamboa
Glenn Gamboa
a month ago
The first 100 Rise Global Winners from @SchmidtFutures program are announced. The teens get lifetime support for their educations and access to funding for their projects designed for public service. Meet 3 winners and hear their plans #philanthropy
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Schmidt Futures
a month ago
Today we announced our inaugural cohort of Rise Global Winners. Read more in @Forbes about the founding of the program, @risefortheworld, and our search for these brilliant young people across more than 170 countries around the world.
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Schmidt Futures
a month ago
Hear directly from our co-founders, @ericschmidt and @wenschmidt, in this @AP feature about Rise — our flagship program that finds brilliant people who need opportunity and supports them for life as they work to serve others.
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@wenschmidt
wendy schmidt
a month ago
Congratulations to the first cohort of @risefortheworld Global Winners! @ericschmidt and I believe in supporting talent, and we're making a big bet that this community of young people will become a real force for change in the world.
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Good Morning America
a month ago
SURPRISE! Global initiative @risefortheworld supports bright teens of tomorrow through scholarships.
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@YaldaHakimFund
The Yalda Hakim Foundation
a month ago
Excited to announce one of the winners of @risefortheworld - a lifelong awards program - is Afghan, Irfan Ayub who recently left Kabul. 50,000 applied, 100 global winners announced. Great to work with @risefortheworld to identify talented youth from Afghanistan @schmidtfutures
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@Forbes
Forbes
a month ago
Inside Google billionaire Eric Schmidt’s $1 billion moonshot plan to fund the world’s most promising teens
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@FareedZakaria
Fareed Zakaria
a month ago
Bravo to @ericschmidt -- the first 100 Rise Global Winners have been announced by @SchmidtFutures & @rhodes_trust. The program @risefortheworld supports brilliant people who want to serve others.
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Good Morning America
a month ago
SURPRISE! Global initiative @risefortheworld supports bright teens of tomorrow through scholarships.
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@eric_braverman
Eric Braverman
a month ago
The answers to the world’s toughest challenges already exist—hidden inside the imagination of the world’s brightest minds. At @SchmidtFutures we built Rise @risefortheworld to provide support for these brilliant individuals throughout their lives. Meet the Global Winners on @GMA!
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Good Morning America
a month ago
SURPRISE! Global initiative @risefortheworld supports bright teens of tomorrow through scholarships.
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@JaredCohen
Jared Cohen
a month ago
Congrats @ericschmidt — 100 brilliant young people just became first-ever Rise Global Winners from @SchmidtFutures & @rhodes_trust. Program @risefortheworld supports brilliant people who need opportunity to serve others for life.
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Good Morning America
a month ago
SURPRISE! Global initiative @risefortheworld supports bright teens of tomorrow through scholarships.
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@ericschmidt
Eric Schmidt
a month ago
Congratulations to the inaugural 100 Rise Global Winners from @SchmidtFutures flagship program Rise, in partnership with @rhodes_trust. They offer a glimpse of what brilliance looks like, and I’m confident our future is in very good hands.
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Good Morning America
a month ago
SURPRISE! Global initiative @risefortheworld supports bright teens of tomorrow through scholarships.
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