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Office of the Provost, Division of Academic Affairs, University of Maryland


Grand Challenges Grants Program Resources

May 11, 2022

Dear Campus Community,

On April 21, the University of Maryland announced the launch of the Grand Challenges Grants Program, the largest and most comprehensive program of its kind ever introduced at our university. Up to $30 million in institutional investments will be available to fund programs, initiatives and projects designed to impact enduring and emerging societal issues. The Grand Challenges Grants program is a key initiative of the University of Maryland's strategic plan, Fearlessly Forward: In Pursuit of Excellence and Impact for the Public Good.

We would like to direct your attention to the following resources available to assist you with the application process:

Please share this information with colleagues.

Jennifer King Rice
Senior Vice President and Provost

Gregory F. Ball
Vice President for Research