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Partnering for Excellence: Innovations in Science + Technology + Engineering + Math (STEM) Education

Winners Announced!

Carnegie Corporation of New York, Opportunity Equation, and Ashoka Changemakers launched the Partnering for Excellence collaborative competition to find innovative approaches to inspiring STEM-rich learning in our classrooms by connecting students with STEM professionals.

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In addition to the 10 finalists, we are also thrilled to announce the finalists for the six special-focus prizes** sponsored by ExxonMobil Foundation, Jhumki Basu Foundation, The Mind Trust, Amgen, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Learn more about their innovations to bring STEM talent into schools by viewing their entries listed below: **Special Focus Prize Sponsors are responsible for selecting their own winner(s). Naming of finalists does not guarantee that a winner will be selected.
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Winners Announced! The three winners will each receive a prize of US$5,000 from Ashoka Changemakers, and will be invited to participate in a collaboration workshop with Ashoka’s Changemakers and ExxonMobil during summer/fall 2010.

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Free Tax Software: An Affordable Do-It-Yourself Solution

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While most of us dread filing our taxes, there's something to cheer about this year: cash-strapped taxpayers now have an easier path to their refunds. Free tax preparation software, based on an H&R Block professional product, is being given away by more than 90 United Way affiliates nationwide to anyone earning $56,000 or less annually.

Headphones of the Future

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EZbuds brings a new twist to the headphones industry. Our in-ear headphones store up to 4GB of music to listen to on-the-go. Music is transferred from a computer to the headphones using bluetooth. On the headphones are buttons allowing volume control and the ability to toggle between songs.

Wireless Souls

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Wireless Souls is a not-for-profit organization which aims to pioneer, strategize, adopt and create a sustainable telecom environment by promoting innovation and using the latest and most sustainable mobile technology we strive to reach out to the farthest communities across the globe.

CoCumo

nonprofit/ngo/citizen sector

CoCumo: It’s an organic filter that eliminates the contaminate gases of the vehicle’s tailpipes, easy to use, cheap, attractive design, technologically proved, and It helps with the global air pollution issues.

Gradian Health Systems

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Gradian is a nonprofit social enterprise that equips hospitals to deliver anaesthetia safely, enabling quality surgical care in even the least-resourced facilities. Our Universal Anaesthesia Machine is a CE-certified device that operates in settings without reliable electricity & compressed oxygen.

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