Grants make a positive impact on Colby and the surrounding community in a variety of ways. They empower faculty members to conduct groundbreaking research, and they enable Colby to benefit the global community in new ways. In recent years, grants have given life to a number of influential projects and programs. On this page, we feature several categories of grant-powered work that have been especially beneficial. Please visit the links below to explore the many ways through which grants make an impact.



Colby uses grants to extend its positive impact beyond Mayflower Hill.




Faculty and students apply their intellectual curiosity to research projects.




Colby’s blend of teaching and research creates a progressive academic environment.


Elizabeth McGrath and Dale Kocevski



Grant-funded initiatives create strong connections for Colby and its faculty members.




Colby’s campus is a wellspring of ideas and action for social causes and innovative approaches.