Purposes

The purposes for which this corporation is organized are to receive, hold, invest, manage, use, dispose of and administer property of all kinds, whether given absolutely or in trust, or by way of agency or otherwise, and to make expenditures, to or for the benefit of the University of Maryland College Park, its mission, goals, and programs, or for any or all of the educational and support activities that may be conducted by the University of Maryland College Park, by encouraging gifts of money, property, works of art, historical papers and documents, and museum specimens of educational, historical, or artistic value to the University of Maryland College Park; more specifically, without uniting the generality of the foregoing, to finance research work, to hold and exploit patents, to subsidize publications, to establish fellowships, to endow scholarships and other forms of student aid, and to support any of the programs, activities or services of the University of Maryland College Park.