Life-saving program for African newborns makes final cut for 100&Change
NEST360¬į, a visionary 10-year effort to save the lives of 500,000 African babies per year, is a finalist for the MacArthur Foundation‚Äôs first $100 million¬†100&Change¬†grant.
NEST360¬į¬†is one of¬†four 100&Change finalists¬†named today by the foundation. One finalist will be awarded $100 million in December. The¬†100&Change¬†competition, which¬†began¬†more than a year ago, aims to solve one of the world‚Äôs critical problems. The competition drew more than 1,900 applications, and eight semifinalists were selected in February.
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