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Date: Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 8:05 AM
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EWB-USA Special Student Member Only Eblast: Please read below for important announcements


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EWB-USA is pleased to announce the inaugural CH2M HILL Engineers Without Borders-USA Scholarship and Internship Program. Learn more and apply now. Applications are due by October 29.

* 10 scholarships awarded to EWB-USA student members
* $5,000 scholarship for academic or project support
* Opportunity for a paid 10-week internship


Are you the New Face of Engineering? Apply Now!

The New Faces of Engineering program highlights the vitality, diversity and rich contributions of engineers 30 or younger. It is sponsored by the National Engineers Week Foundation, a coalition of engineering societies, major corporations and government agencies.

Objectives

The campaign is designed to enhance and improve the image of engineering by:

* Putting faces to what has often been referred to as “the stealth profession”.
* Showing a group of young, diverse and talented engineers, thereby portraying engineering as an exciting profession open to everyone.
* Providing both stimulation and incentive for college engineering students to explore the variety of career options available to them with their engineering degrees, as well as encouraging high school students to study engineering in college.
* Helping engineering students understand they are part of a global profession.

Eligibility Criteria

* Engineers 30 or younger as of 31 December 2010 are the focus of the program.
* Nominees must have a degree in engineering from a recognized U.S. college or university, or from an equivalent international educational institution. Degrees in engineering technology, science, computer science, and similar disciplines do not qualify; a degree in computer engineering is acceptable.
* Nominees must be a member in good standing of a sponsoring Engineers Week (EWeek) partner.
* Self-nominations are not allowed.

Nominations are made only through the designated contact at the Engineers Week Sponsoring Societies and government agency partners. All nominees must submit their applications to these societies. As of August 1, 2010, the Engineers Week partners are:

*American Council of Engineering Companies
*American Institute of Chemical Engineers
*American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers
*American Society of Civil Engineers, deadline October 11.
*American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers
*ASME
*IEEE-USA/IEEE
*Institute of Industrial Engineers
*National Council of Examiners for Engineering & Surveying
*National Science Foundation
*National Society of Professional Engineers
*Society of Manufacturing Engineers
*Society of Petroleum Engineers
*U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
*U.S. Navy Nuclear Propulsion Program

For more information visit any of the participating societies or click on the link below.

To submit a nomination form click here


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MARK YOUR CALENDAR: EWB-USA 2011 International Conference Registration Opens OCT. 1, 2010
Join Us in Louisville, KY! The EWB-USA 2011 International Conference is right around the corner and registration opens October 1, 2010.

Interested in getting the best rate? Register during our 15 Day Kick-Off Special and save $50 from regular registration rates! Save an extra $15 when you also book a hotel room at the same time! That is $65 in savings! Kick-off special lasts 10/01-10/15/2010 only.

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