Engineers Without Borders

Engineers Without Borders

Humanitarian Design Summit

The Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Humanitarian Design Summit program is an educational study tour designed to provide students with professional work experience while allowing them to develop a deeper understanding of the role Human-Centred Design and technology play in creating positive change within communities. The program teaches hands-on skills drawn from EWB’s community engagement principles and approaches while giving you the opportunity to step outside your comfort zone.

The Design Summit is for those who want to:

  • Develop new mindsets
  • Develop professional skills
  • Take their learning outside the classroom
  • Prepare for the workforce and stand out
  • Get outside their comfort zone
  • Develop social connections with like-minded individuals

Find more information on the Engineers Without Borders website.

Session 3 2019

Option One: Cambodia

Dates: 2-15 December 2019

Funding: Limited number of $1100 PACE Travel Grants available, subject to eligibility

Option Two: Cambodia

Dates: 3-16 February 2020

Funding: Limited number of $1100 PACE Travel Grants available, subject to eligibility

Option Three: Nepal

Dates: 3-16 February 2020

Funding: Limited number of $3000 New Colombo Plan Mobility Grants available, subject to eligibility

General info

PACE credit: Through this Design Summit, students have the opportunity to participate in 80 hours (10 days) engineering work experience towards ENGG400

Cost: $3500*

Please note: $500 deposits respectively are required to confirm your place

How to apply

Apply online: www.ewb.org.au/designsummit

Applications OPEN NOW until 8 September 2019

For more information please contact:
Sarah Herkess
Training Programs Coordinator
P: +61 3 9329 1166
E: designsummit@ewb.org.au

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