LA2050 Grants Challenge Winners

Out of 59 submissions for the 2050 Grants Challenge Learn Category, two lucky winners were awarded $100,000 in grants to innovate learning in Los Angeles:
  • The Incubator School - The Incubator school will build upon an entrepreneurial education for the 21st century, and a create an online playbook to share discoveries, methods, tools and curriculum with other schools. (Won Jury Vote: Project selected by a panel of judges)
  • City Year LA - City Year LA and Partnership for LA Schools will build on our successful partnership by expanding to Roosevelt HS and Jordan HS. (Won Top Voted: Project received the most online votes.)

About LA2050:

LA2050 is an initiative to create a shared vision for the future of Los Angeles, and to drive and track progress toward that vision. Spearheaded by the Goldhirsh Foundation, LA2050 has looked at the health of the region along well-defined indicators, and made informed projections about where we’ll be in the year 2050 if we continue on this current path. The LA2050 Grants Challenge welcomed innovative ideas, projects, or programs that will help Los Angeles become the best place in the world to learn, create, play, connect – and the healthiest place to live.