Lone Star Prize
Launched on March 31, 2020, the Lone Star Prize will award $10 million to an innovative, proven solution that improves the quality of life for Texans. The registration period is now closed.
Sponsored by Lyda Hill Philanthropies, the Lone Star Prize is a statewide competition designed to source a pipeline of philanthropic “big bets” and scale a solution focused on building healthier, stronger communities throughout Texas in the following categories:
- Health: Cultivate stronger communities, improve health systems, and support families to improve health outcomes for Texans.
- Environment: Restore natural resources, promote energy efficiency, and reduce carbon emissions to sustainably protect Texas from climate change.
- Workforce : Boost the employability of workers, build promising career pathways, and spur job creation to strengthen the workforce in Texas.
Registration is now closed. For registered organizations, applications are due Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM CT.