Engineers Without Borders - International (EWB-I) is
an international association of national EWB/ISF
whose mission is to facilitate collaboration, exchange of information, and assistance among
groups that have applied to become part of the
facilitates links and collaboration among its member
groups toward improving the quality of life of
disadvantaged communities worldwide through
education and implementation of sustainable engineering projects,
while promoting new dimensions of experience for
engineers, engineering students, and similarly
consists of member groups, provisional member groups,
and start-up groups.
All groups function autonomously.
Membership requires that all
members adhere to high professional and ethical
standards as stated in the EWB-I
By-Laws. See membership
- EWB-I does not accept
individual memberships. All interested individuals
must contact an existing member country organization and work
through that organization.
- Groups interested in joining
EWB-I as member, provisional member or start-up
groups must submit an
application and send it electronically to
Upon receipt, the application will be
reviewed by the EWB-I
committee. A reply regarding the disposition of the
application will be sent back to the applicant
within one month of being received.
No individual applications
Note that membership to EWB-I
is reserved only to organizations that have been
approved by the EWB-I membership committee.
- EWB-I involves
many stakeholders engineering students, faculty,
and practicing engineers (active or retired), and
similarly motivated non-engineers.
by individual EWB/ISF member groups are grassroots
and small and are not usually addressed by
in-country consulting firms. It is a matter of
policy that prior to taking on projects, EWB-I member groups
make sure that they are not competing with private
Engineers Without Borders - International is not in any way affiliated
with Doctors Without Borders. Doctors Without Borders is a registered
trademark of Bureau International de Médecins Sans Frontieres.