College is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore who you are. Discover what you want to be. See how big the world really is. In the classroom and far beyond, Maryland students have countless opportunities to find their passion and their purpose. By supporting new and smarter facilities, scholarships, unforgettable study abroad programs and more, you have the power to
transform the student experience.
“Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong.”
The President’s Fearless Fund supports the causes, programs and people that reflect the president’s priorities. This year’s priorities are need-based scholarships and career-ready student programs.
Coming to McKeldin Mall, with your support: a new standard of teaching space at UMD, with 22 classrooms and labs equipped with state-of-the-art technology and designed to encourage collaboration.
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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Give students the opportunity to explore contemporary topics and get unique research experiences in our living and learning programs, in which students with a common interest share residence halls.
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Gifts to College Park Scholars help cultivate intellectual curiosity, an appreciation for service and a sense of community among talented students in 12 exciting living and learning programs.
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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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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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