Engineers Without Borders

Engineers Without Borders is a student run organization driven to help local and international communities create sustainable solutions to improve their quality of life and future. EWB aims to develop, fundraise, construct and implement tools necessary for communities to help themselves. The student chapter at UMass Amherst has managed projects in Ghana and Kenya to help develop sustainable methods for clean water.

Program Type: 

Impact Area: 

Program Participation: 

Program identifies community participants.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

January 1, 2006

Partner(s): 

United States

Program Director: 

Connor Tobias

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Connor Tobias

Contact Email: 

UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

Student Affairs and Campus Life/Center for Student Development

Number of faculty involved: 

Student Involvement: 

Yes

This Project Receives External Funding: 

Yes

Assessment Mechanism: 

No