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April 9, 2014 | EWB-USA Awards $311,000+ through Spring 2014 Project Grants Program
We are pleased to announce that more than $311,000 was awarded via 68 grants in the spring cycle of EWB-USA's Project Grants Program. Fifty-four percent of the grant applications reviewed received funding. These grants will be used to support EWB-USA's ongoing work in developing communities around the world. Projects that were funded this cycle range from a clean water project in Hanga, Tanzania (supported... [read more]
March 18, 2014 | Register Now for Design Global, Engineer Local!
It's time to take your education beyond borders! This fall, jump on a plane to Ciudad de Panama (Panama City), Panama, and join Engineers Without Borders USA, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the University of Colorado Boulder for the Global Leadership Program: Design Global, Engineer Local, a one-week course held Oct. 5-11, 2014. Why Panama?... [read more]
February 20, 2014 | EWB-USA Launches Domestic Program Initiative with ASCE and AWWA
In celebration of National Engineers Week, Engineers Without Borders USA, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) announced today the launch of a new program to help tackle a serious and growing challenge in the United States: small, underserved communities unable to afford the experts needed to meet basic infrastructure needs. The Community Engineering... [read more]
February 20, 2014 | EWB-USA Announces 2014 Premier Project Award Winners
The EWB-USA premier projects are chosen annually based on the community projects they have worked on over the past year. The award recognizes excellence in EWB-USA projects and highlights projects that deliver high quality, sustainable solutions to help meet the basic needs of partnering communities abroad. We're excited to announce that this year's winners of the 2014 EWB-USA Premier Project Awards... [read more]
February 19, 2014 | Meet the 2014 Premier Chapter Award Winners!
The EWB-USA Premier Chapter Awards recognize outstanding EWB-USA student and professional chapters that meet the ideals of a successful EWB-USA chapter. These ideals include excellence in organization, fundraising and public relations, engagement in mentor/mentee relationship and chapter and regional participation. We're excited to announce that the EWB-USA Northeastern University Chapter and the EWB-USA... [read more]
February 18, 2014 | EWB-USA Announces 2014 Premier Member Award Winners
Each year, EWB-USA recognizes individual members who go above and beyond to serve their chapters and their communities. Read about the 2014 winners of the EWB-USA Peter J. Bosscher Faculty Advisor Award for Outstanding Leader and the EWB-USA Founders Award below. EWB-USA Peter J. Bosscher Faculty Advisor Award for Outstanding Leadership Elizabeth "Libby" Jones; EWB-USA University of... [read more]
February 14, 2014 | Join Our Team! Chapter Relations Manager (Full Time)
Engineers Without Borders USA is looking for a team-oriented and mission-driven Chapter Relations Manager to join our team! The Chapter Relations Manager is responsible for engaging EWB-USA members as volunteers in EWB-USA programs through the chapter and committee structures. You will work closely with program and administrative staff to develop and deliver orientation, training, resources, and tools... [read more]
January 24, 2014 | Join Our Team! Key Relationship Manager (Full Time)
Engineers Without Borders USA is looking for a team-oriented and driven Key Relationship Manager to join our staff. The Key Relationship Manager will be primarily responsible for EWB-USA's Individual Giving Program with an annual unrestricted giving target, which is raised mainly through online giving, monthly giving, commemorative giving and the year-end campaign. Your role will also support the ongoing... [read more]
December 5, 2013 | Congratulations to the 2013 EWB-USA Regional Premier Chapter Award Winners!
Engineers Without Borders USA congratulates this year's regional award winners! These chapters exemplify the hard work, creativity and drive that make the organization succeed. The EWB-USA Regional Premier Chapter Award recognizes outstanding EWB-USA student and professional chapters that strive to meet the ideals of a successful EWB-USA chapter. These ideals include excellence in organization, fundraising... [read more]
December 3, 2013 | EWB-USA Welcomes Six New Board Members
Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) announces the election of six new members to its Board of Directors: Dave Cook, Geologist, GeoEngineers; Tom Farris, Dean, Rutgers School of Engineering; Jodi Gentry, Environmental Engineer, United States Army Corps of Engineers; Ed Mueller; Riall Nolan, Professor of Anthropology, Purdue University; and Mark Woodson, Owner, Woodson Engineering. The six new members... [read more]