Allegany County Commissioners voted to establish the Allegany County Opportunity Scholarship, designed to benefit Allegany County residents attending either Allegany College of Maryland or Frostburg State University. Funds for the scholarship will be provided from a portion of the annual gross revenue generated by the video lottery machines at Rocky Gap Casino Resort.Read more.
The Marjorie Cook Foundation made a $100,000 gift to the endowment of the Women, Leadership & Equality (WLE) Program at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. The WLE Program was designed to combine teaching, experiential learning and scholarship, engaging students in critical thinking about cutting-edge issues in gender and leadership in the legal profession.Read more.
USM Foundation's 2013 Annual Report Now Available
The USM Foundation is pleased to share its 2013 Annual Report. Included are highlights of the USM Federated Capital Campaign, campus highlights, our 2013 fiscal year investment performance and financial statements, the winning artwork of our 2013 Art Contest, and more. We now offer both a downloadable PDF version and a prezi presentation.Read more.
2013 Art Contest Winners!
The University System of Maryland Foundation is thrilled to announce the winners of its 2013 Art Contest. The art contest encouraged submissions to consider the quote, “I want to put a ding in the universe,” by Steve Jobs, and to create a work of art that would reflect the quote. The contest was open to all faculty, staff, and students throughout the University System of Maryland (USM).See our winning artwork!
The University System of Maryland Foundation is experiencing technical difficulties with our telephone line 301-445-1941. If you have received calls from this number claiming to be a telemarketing call, please be assured this call did not come from us. We are working with the telephone company to resolve the issue. In the meantime, please call 301-445-1945. We apologize for the inconvenience, and thank you for your understanding.
Happy 25th Anniversary, University System of Maryland!
With the beginning of the new academic year in late August, the USM community launched a celebration of USM's 25 years of impact on many areas, including access to education, research, economic and workforce development, and public service. We'll look back on all we've accomplished together and look ahead to our bright future.Read more