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University of Maryland Approves $25 Million For Startups

The University of Maryland approved a $25 million Early Stage Investment Fund that will invest in UMD-affiliated companies, including start-ups based on UMD-owned intellectual property, companies founded by UMD faculty, students, or recent graduates, and companies located in UMD research … Continue reading

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Launch UMD Provides Students With Crowdfunding Portal

The University of Maryland has created its own crowdfunding site to fund student endeavors. Called “Launch MD” the portal offers donors a chance to contribute to such projects as new uniforms for the Terp Dance Team to more cerebral endeavors … Continue reading

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