Summer Program

Get Paid to Do Good This Summer

Applications Due April 1 for the Do Good Accelerator Summer Program

Where will you be this summer? Do you have an idea that could change someone’s life?  Are you working on a Do Good project or social venture that could benefit from coaching, programming, and/or financial support? Apply for the Do Good Accelerator Summer Program to transform your ideas into impact.

Spend 8 weeks (June 3 - July 26) exploring, testing, or scaling up your idea, project, or venture. Each week, you will spend 2 days participating in 1:1 coaching sessions with field experts, participating in workshops that provide insights to valuable tools and resources, and participate in group activities with your peers who are also tackling a variety of social issues. On top of all this, you will be paid $3,000! Space is limited in the program, so apply today!

The Do Good Accelerator is a collaborative space on campus that supports and helps to scale up student innovations addressing our world's most pressing challenges. The Accelerator offers a number of training, development, and networking opportunities to enable promising Terp nonprofits, projects, and socially-minded businesses the chance to grow their reach and impact.

This creative community space provides students with leadership coaching, mentoring opportunities with local businesses, foundations, nonprofits and NGOs, financial support, and training to further students ideas.

To apply, please fill out this questionnaire and send to Kisha Logan, Do Good Accelerator Manager, at kvlogan@umd.edu by April 1, 2019. All applicants will  be notified by April 15.