Engineers Without Borders

Welcome to the MIT chapter of Engineers Without Borders! EWB is a nonprofit organization that partners with communities in developing countries to improve their quality of life. The focus is on implementation of sustainable engineering projects, while getting the community involved. EWB-USA also strives to mentor internationally responsible engineers and matches developing communities to student and professional chapters.

Engineers Without Borders At a glance

Number of Members:

21 members in 2013-2014
Team leaders: 
  • Jaya Narain
  • Kali Xu
Year began: 
2006
Advisors: 
murcott
Team goals

We aim to develop and implement technologies with community partners in developing nations.

Our sponsors

Edgerton Center, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Public Service Center

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