Connecting students with space careers

U.S. Department of Education just launched the Your Place in Space Challenge.

Learn about the challenge

Reimagining career navigation

The U.S. Department of Education announced five finalists in the $1 million Future Finder Challenge to build digital tools that better support adult learners.

Meet the finalists

Reducing Veteran suicides

Mission Daybreak, the grand challenge from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, awarded $11.5 million to Phase 2 winners.

Meet the winners

Increasing access to career and technical education

The U.S. Department of Education's new annual challenge series prepares high school students for rewarding careers.

Learn about the series

Accelerating the development of Lyme disease diagnostics

The LymeX Diagnostics Prize launched its Phase 2 accelerator.

Learn about the competition

Advancing interventions to improve math achievement

The Institute of Education Sciences announced finalists in the IES Learning Acceleration Challenges: Math Prize.

Meet the finalists

Expanding effective education models

Luminary Labs will design and produce Middle Grades CTE Accelerator on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education.

Read the announcement

Designing technical assistance that supports innovation and innovators

How the Rural Tech Project has created time and space for convening, collaboration, and connection.

Read the case study

Advancing bioelectronic medicine

The Neuromod Prize is bridging the gap between early-stage research and clinical use, bringing innovative neuromodulation therapies to patients.

Meet the Phase 1 winners

Designing a national challenge to inspire transformational STEM learning experiences

How CTE Mission: CubeSat brought space missions to high schools

Read the case study

Incubating a national cybersecurity teacher professional development initiative

How CTE CyberNet strengthened cybersecurity education in high schools

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Thought Leadership

Lab Report

News, analysis, and timely truth-telling.

Health 2025: Investing in people, technology, and real systemic change

Insights and analysis from a survey of 101 health executives.

Advancing America’s bioeconomy

Finding new opportunities at the intersection of science, infrastructure, and workforce.

Calibrating our shared compass

We had revisited our values before, but this time felt different.

Select Clients

We serve as thought partners to leaders tasked with going beyond business as usual. When it’s time to execute, we help make it real.


  • AstraZeneca
  • Celgene
  • Janssen
  • Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth
  • Pfizer
  • Sanofi


  • Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation
  • Grand Victoria Foundation
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Humanity United
  • Joyce Foundation
  • Planned Parenthood
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Schmidt Futures
  • Siegel Family Endowment


  • NASA
  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  • National Institutes of Health
  • U.S. Coast Guard
  • U.S. Department of Education
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • U.S. Food & Drug Administration