Special Initiatives

India 2 female faculty membersThrough Special Initiatives, the United Board identifies and supports compelling initiatives that are consistent with our mission yet lie outside our four other thematic areas. Our goal is to respond to needs and opportunities that are aligned with our focus on whole person education in Asian colleges and universities.


Learn About Our Bamboo Grants
From 2014 to 2015, the United Board awarded 50 grants to support start-up activities and pedagogical experiments.