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The Clark Challenge for the Maryland Promise

The Clark Challenge for the Maryland Promise will establish a $100 million endowment that will provide need-based scholarships to undergraduate students from underserved populations in the state of Maryland and the District of Columbia. When you give to the Clark Challenge for the Maryland Promise, your gift will be matched dollar for dollar by the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation and the University of Maryland.

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Center for Nonprofit Leadership and Philanthropy

One of the nation's first endeavors of its kind, the center works to infuse a culture of philanthropy across campus and encourages students to spur action and innovation locally and around the world.

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Center for Social Value Creation

This international internship program sends students to live with families, think critically about how to alleviate poverty and get the skills they need to empower people and communities.

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Faculty Support

Your support can provide world-class research and teaching facilities, endow professorships and create programs that help faculty soar to the forefront of their fields.

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Scholarship Support

Scholarship support makes it possible for students in need to come to Maryland and create successful futures. You have the power to lift a financial burden from their shoulders.

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The Performing Arts

Unique among arts centers, the Clarice is a hub of innovation and possibility, designed to break through traditional boundaries in art-making and audience experience.

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Colleges and Schools

As a Top 20 public research institution, Maryland is an academic powerhouse fueled by 11 colleges and schools. Each draws top-notch students and highly respected faculty to an array of majors and programs.

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