1,000 Dreams Fund Announces NEW Grant Opportunity for Women Students in Gaming and Esports, Powered by JBL!

We’re beyond excited to announce a new partnership with JBL to launch the JBL Quantum Grant with 1,000 Dreams Fund to help amplify the voices and jumpstart the careers of women students in esports. 


Together, we are on a mission in 2021 to identify and support women students interested in pursuing careers in esports by providing funding and access to hands-on experiences that help them pursue their passions through 30 microgrants and unique opportunities to engage with high-profile women students in the industry.

“At JBL, we believe that every player matters,” said Ralph Santana, Chief Marketing Officer at HARMAN. “Following the launch of our award-winning JBL Quantum gaming headsets last year, and seeing record growth in the gaming industry throughout 2020, we are proud to partner with 1,000 Dreams Fund to create the JBL Quantum Grant to help improve gender representation and create a more inclusive environment for women in gaming.”

Starting on May 12, YOU are invited to take the 1,000 Dreams Fund x JBL Quantum Changemakers Challenge! Over the next six weeks, through June 25, 2021, we are inviting women students who want to work in gaming or esports to apply

How to enter? It’s easy. Share an image and tell us your dream in gaming for a chance to be one of 30 winners who will receive:

  • $1,500 grant
  • A JBL Quantum gaming headset for the ultimate competitive advantage
  • Select winners will receive a virtual mentorship session with JBL Ambassadors and 100 Thieves content creators BrookeAB and Kyedae
  • Potential additional pop-up opportunities in 2021

If all this SOUNDS like something you want to get in on, apply here!