Apply for Mini-Grants

Do Good Mini-Grant Application

The Do Good Mini-Grant application is now open! The Do Good Mini-Grant (previously named Do Good Challenge Seed Fund) provides funding for the development and implementation of student-led, student-run proposals which aim to create a positive social impact for a social issue or cause. 

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis. Applications for the Fall 2018 round are currently closed. The Spring 2019 application will open on Janury 28, 2019 and remain open until Sunday, March 3 at 11:59 p.m.

As a Do Good Mini-Grant recipient, you can...

  • Receive funds (up to $500) to jumpstart your project, program, initiative, venture, or idea  

  • Partner with an experienced coach for targeted support

  • Join a community of social advocates, innovators, and changemakers 

You are a great fit for the Do Good Mini-Grant if you...

  • Care about a social issue and are committed to creating social impact

  • Participate in a student-led, student-run team, organization, or chapter that engages in fundraising, service, advocacy, social entrepreneurship, or other activities to create social impact or social change

  • Want to receive funding and coaching to support your efforts for the 2018-2019 Do Good Challenge

Once you submit your Do Good Mini-Grant application, you will:

  • Receive a notification if your proposal has been selected for an interview 

  • Schedule and participate in an interview with a Do Good Challenge Graduate Coordinator

  • Receive an award letter if you have been selected to receive a Do Good Mini-Grant

Applications are available through OrgSync (the form will be linked here once applications are open).

For more information, questions, or assistance please email dogoodchallenge@umd.edu.