Get Involved

Are you interested in Engineers Without Borders and thinking of getting involved, but are not sure what avenues are available for helping out?  EWB offers many opportunities for individuals to get involved.  The following is just a sampling of the numerous ways you can bring your talents to the organization.  Please contact one of our officers and consider attending our next meeting to get involved!



                Provide guidance on student chapter projects using your expertise

                Travel along with a student chapter as a mentor to one of their projects

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Washington University

                                                University of Missouri – Columbia

                                                Missouri University of Science & Technology

Honduras Project

                Water distribution planning and design

                Sanitation planning and design

                Construction estimating and scheduling

                Prepare engineering reports, pre-trip planning, post-trip summary reports

                Travel on assessment and implementation trips

                                Coordinate with local authorities

                                Coordinate with Rotary

                                Water quality testing

                                Construction observation


Technical Advisory Committee

                Regional level committee to review/approve various chapters’ projects

                                Conference call once per month with experienced engineers of the region

Membership Committee

                Membership Drive

                Survey new members

                Contact new members to promote involvement

                Future meetings speakers/events planning

Fundraising Committee

                Trivia night planning

                Happy hour planning

                Develop EWB branded marketing/promotional materials

                Present on EWB at local events and other professional organization meetings

                Identify potential funding sources

                Grant applications

                General volunteer for events

EWB Executive Committee