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October 02, 2019 | Tom Ballard

University of Maryland announces closing of its “Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program”

The University of Maryland is closing its “Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program” (EIP) at the end of 2021. The reason: officials says the living-learning program within the Honors College is no longer financially viable. EIP was founded in 2010 as a partnership between the Honors College and the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute. Mtech, as the latter is often called, is a tech incubator within the engineering school — and it was responsible for keeping the EIP funded. Click here to learn more.