Education & Research
What we doEducation & Research

Using education to redefine engineering and inspire the next generation of humanitarian engineers and STEM leaders.

We believe education is a powerful tool for change, it can both inspire us and provide the skills we need to create a positive impact on the world. Our aim is to create a generation of engineering and technical professionals skilled in humanitarian engineering and determined to undertake a career of purpose and impact. 


humanitarian Design Summit Program 

A once in a lifetime overseas study tour for university students to learn about human centred design and work with our community partners in India, Nepal or Cambodia.

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The EWB CHallenge Program

Held in partnership with 32 university partners, the EWB Challenge asks first-year university students to solve social and environmental challenges faced by our community partners.

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School outreach program

Inspiring students to become the next generation of STEM professionals and humanitarian engineers using fun and interactive school-based workshops.  

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ewb's research program

Empowering students to tackle real-world global social and environmental challenges with their final year thesis.  

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Design Summits: life changing tours

Our design summit program is a life-changing overseas study experience for students from Australian universities. 

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school outreach in the torres strait

This year, our School Outreach program headed to the Torres Strait to inspire Indigenous students to undertake STEM careers.

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To find out more
Contact Sam Perkins
Director of Education & Research
via email or on +61 3 8582 1866.