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.

Winter Vacation 2019

Location: Cambodia

Dates: 30 June- 13 July 2019

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

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

How to apply

Apply online:

Applications OPEN NOW until 24 March 2019

For more information please contact:
Bianca Anderson
Training Programs Coordinator
Education and Research Team
P: +61 3 9329 1166

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