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Purpose

“How Much Should a Sense of Purpose Be About Ourselves—and How Much About Others?” Professor Bryan Dik leads the new discussion on Big Questions Online.

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Purpose
Purpose

The Templeton Prize

Tomáš Halík, a Czech priest and philosopher and leading international advocate for dialogue among different faiths and non-believers, has won the 2014 Templeton Prize.

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The Templeton Prize
The Templeton Prize

25th Anniversary Capabilities Report

A special anniversary edition of the Capabilities Report is now available online. It provides an overview of the Foundation’s efforts to foster Sir John’s vision for addressing the Big Questions.

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25th Anniversary Capabilities Report
25th Anniversary Capabilities Report

Funding Timeline

We are currently accepting Online Funding Inquiries for our Core Funding Areas. The deadline is October 1.

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FQXi: Foundational Questions in Physics and Cosmology

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The Purpose Prize™: A Prize for Social Innovators Over the Age of 60

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Program on Indian Economic Policies: Free Trade, Democracy, and Entrepreneurial Development

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Religion as the Basis for Power and Property in the First Civilizations: Analysis of the Findings at Çatalhöyük, Turkey