The Inherent Prize
At first there were seven … and then there were two. Below, read about the grand prize and second prize winners for this year’s contest.

Congratulations to the Inherent Prize Winners!

The Inherent Prize recognizes and supports up-and-coming innovators who are taking on the country’s most pressing social issues. The winners, announced at the 2016 NationSwell Summit on November 15, received $50,000 (grand prize) and $25,000 (second prize) to further their social-impact work. Read more about each below, and check out the great work being done by all the Inherent Prize finalists here.

ONE DEGREE, Grand Prize Winner
One Degree is a technology-driven organization with platforms that enable people to access health care, food banks, employment services, and find and apply for affordable housing.

Coalition for Queens creates opportunity by providing tech training to individuals from underserved and underrepresented communities in Queens, New York.

For more details on the Inherent Prize, please see the Official Rules. If you have any questions regarding the prize, please contact Inherent Group.

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