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UMBC Entrepreneurship Undergraduate Research Awards

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Description

Entrepreneurship URAs provide up to $1,500 to undergraduate researchers to support the development of a solution to either a technical or social problem in collaboration with a UMBC faculty mentor. These solutions can be products or services, address a social or “green” concern, or promote ideas that generate artistic value. To be eligible for an Entrepreneurship URA, you must be enrolled as a UMBC student for the duration of the work proposed.

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University-affiliated, Student-Focused, Grants

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University

UMBC established the Alex. Brown Center for Entrepreneurship in Spring 2000 through a generous gift of $1 million from The Alex. Brown Foundation. UMBC has worked closely with the Baltimore business community and UMBC faculty and staff with one vision in mind—to create a leading center for university entrepreneurism. UMBC’s entrepreneurial spirit, dynamic and diverse academic environment, commitment to excellence in research and education, and experience in economic development provide a strong platform for creating and supporting entrepreneurism in the region.

Alex Brown Center for Entrepreneurship @ UMBC
University

UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership.

University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)

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Entrepreneurship URAs provide up to $1,500 to undergraduate researchers to support the development of a solution to either a technical or social problem in collaboration with a UMBC faculty mentor. Th…

Earliest Stage Served:
Idea
Latest Stage Served:
Early
All Stages Served:
Idea, Early
Industries Served:

Social Impact, Arts and Culture, Technology, Green/Clean Energy, Environmental

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1000 Hilltop CircleSherman Bldg, Room 477Baltimore, MD 21250

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