1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

1,000 Dreams Fund Unveils Student Advisory Board for 2023-2024

We are so excited to bring to you our 2023-2024 Student Advisory Board (SAB). One of the ways we continue to empower young women to go after their dreams is through this SAB program. Each school year, we recruit students from all 50 states to serve as advisors to our work. These emerging leaders represent

1,000 Dreams Fund & HARMAN Announce the Seventh Year For the Life-Changing ‘New Face of Tech’ Scholarship Program For Women in Tech!

Dreaming of a career in the tech world? We want to help YOU!  This program is open to all career pathways in tech, so don’t click away just because you’re not pursuing a computer science degree. From marketing to graphic design to videographers and, of course, the traditional S.T.E.M. degrees (science, technology, engineering and math),

Apply for Our 2023 Paliwal Club of 100 — For Women in Music and S.T.E.A.M!

It goes without saying that both the arts and the sciences are vital to society, and women need to have a seat at the table. Both disciplines are wildly innovative in their own right — and both give meaning to our world. 1,000 Dreams Fund believes it is important that we support and elevate women

Meet the New Members of Our Board of Directors

Earlier this year, we announced we were taking applications (for the first time ever!) to join our incredible 1,000 Dreams Fund Board of Directors. Our board is vital to our organization; they bring talent and perspective to drive our mission and goals to new heights while helping to determine planning and policy decisions, assuring adequate

1,000 Dreams Funds and Riot Games Announce Esports Broadcasting Cadetship Program!

Have you always wanted to work in the esports and gaming industry but didn’t know where to start? We have just the thing for you!  1,000 Dreams Fund (1DF) is teaming up with Riot Games to launch our first-ever Riot Games Esports Broadcasting Cadetship to help accelerate the careers of women in the esports production

This Back To School Season, Help Young Women in Need Move ‘Full Dream Ahead’

School is officially back in session!  At 1,000 Dreams Fund, we’re particularly fond of this time of year because it kickstarts another season of making dreams come true. The young women who we are funding with life-changing microgrants, inspiring through mentorship, and uplifting through hands-on learning opportunities are moving Full Dream Ahead — and we


Do you have your sights set on that dream job that you can’t stop thinking about? We’re here to help! 1,000 Dreams Fund and Colgate-Palmolive are teaming up for an exclusive career development workshop opportunity for women students in the U.S. called MentorHER: Get Your Dream Job. This FREE online workshop will take place on


Our SECOND visit of the year to the HyperX Arena in Las Vegas for our BroadcastHER Academy Trip was a hot one! And so cool, too! (You can see the recap of our first trip of the year here.) On this trip, we brought four of our 2023 BroadcastHER Academy Fellows, including @zhobiii (they/them), @MaterialGirlB,

Announcing Our ElevateHER Awards! Nominate a leader who is making a BIG impact for women today!

We created the ElevateHER Awards to celebrate leaders who are championing women within their industries and various communities. The program recognizes established professionals who are making major strides in their industries while serving as a leading advocate for the advancement of women in the workplace and their communities. ElevateHER Award recipients are innovators who continue to

Meet Our 2023 Dream Team

1,000 Dreams Fund is thrilled to announce our 2023 additions to our BroadcastHER Initiative Dream Team — a dedicated group of women & femmes who serve as ambassadors in esports, broadcasting, and gaming who are helping us make dreams come true through their support of our BroadcastHER Initiative. These members will get a behind-the-scenes look