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It’s Graduation Season: Help Turn More Dreams Into Degrees in 2023!

It’s cap and gown season — and we love this time of year at 1,000 Dreams Fund. We’re so excited to celebrate all the talented graduates we’ve been able to support this past school year — thanks to our generous community of donors. Over the last year, we’ve provided life-changing funding and micro-grants, many hours

Dream Big! Our 1,000 Dreams Scholarship Program for 2023 is OPEN!

Do you have big dreams?! We’re looking for rising student leaders to apply for our 1,000 Dreams Scholarship. Maybe that’s you! The purpose of this scholarship is to provide one-time educational assistance for women students attending high school or college in the United States. That means, it can help provide funds for educational conferences, instructional

1,000 Dreams Fund is Teaming Up with JBL Quantum again on Our JBL Quantum Grant for Women in Esports!

Big news! The JBL Quantum Grant with 1,000 Dreams Fund is back for its second year to help amplify the voices of women students in esports in the U.S. to help jumpstart their careers! We’re partnering with JBL to provide funding and access to crucial experiences — ultimately to empower them in their pursuit of their

1,000 Dreams Fund Kicks Off Year 5 of ‘New Face of Tech’ Scholarship Program with HARMAN! Students who want to work in tech are encouraged to apply!

Are you pursuing a degree in one of the S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields? Do your career aspirations land somewhere in the TECH?!  We want to help you achieve those goals! In fact, we are so excited to kick off our FIFTH year of New Face of Tech Scholarship Program — in partnership

Music To Our Ears! Announcing the NEW Paliwal Club of 100 Music Scholars Fund

Do you know that, in 2020, only 20.2% of artists featured in songs that made the Top 100 charts were women?! And, that only 2.6% of all music-producing positions across the Billboard Hot 100 songs are held by women!? For these reasons — and so many more ­— we believe that supporting and empowering young

1,000 Dreams Fund Receives A Very Special Gift on Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year — also known as Lunar New Year — is today, February 12, and we are so honored to be announcing that Yijing Brentano, Senior Vice President of Gentherm and a 1,000 Dreams Fund Board of Directors member, is funding FIVE additional scholarships for our 1,000 Dreams Fund Scholarship Program.  In recognition of the

Apply to 1DF’s BroadcastHER Academy — A Life-Changing Fellowship Program For Women in Gaming and Esports!

It has been so exciting to watch our BroadcastHER Academy (powered by Allied Esports and HyperX), a fellowship program for women in gaming and esports, have such a big impact on the esports industry since our official program launch in 2019. Our BroadcastHER Academy Fellows have had incredible access to the people, places and resources

1,000 Dreams Fund x HARMAN are excited to announce our 2020 New Face of Tech Scholarship Winners!

It was a fourth and FABULOUS year for our New Face of Tech Scholarship Program in partnership with tech giant HARMAN. We are so pumped about all the amazing, talented young women we get to celebrate and support — especially in a year like 2020, where students have been facing unprecedented hardships as a result of

Game On! Reach Your Dreams in Gaming With 1,000 Dreams Fund’s BroadcastHER Academy Challenge!

Are you a student by day, gamer by night? Do you want to pursue a career in front of the camera or, even, behind the scenes in the gaming industry? If playing Fortnite on Twitch, becoming the next Pokimane or designing the next generation of Mario is in your future, we can help! Over the

How Micro-Grants Make a Macro Difference

The college experience has changed dramatically over the years. When many Boomer women went to college, junior year abroad was a dream reserved for only the wealthiest of students. Women came into college on a pretty even footing from high schools all over the nation. Some women worked past marriage, but many still chose to