Here is a short accounting of a former participants experience
Julianne Vernon, joined the EWB-Macedonia team at the University of Florida during her first semester of the graduate program. The key interest in the program was to apply her engineering skills to an environmental problem in a developing community that needed the help.
Founded in 2001 at the University of Colorado, EWB-USA has grown to more than 250 chapters comprising 12,000 volunteers working in 45 developing countries
The Uganda Program is working with a community in Soroti, Uganda. The team is currently setting up a multifunctional energy platform (MFP) program in the region, while also looking into new health and water initiatives this year.