German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Internship Programs Application Deadlines November 25, 2012 and January 31, 2013

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 23 2012


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is pleased to announce that for summer 2013 we will again offer three internship programs: RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering), RISE professional and RISE worldwide. RISE has established itself as an outstanding opportunity to combine serious research with a rewarding study-abroad experience. All three programs are targeted to students from the fields of engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, earth sciences (geology) and related disciplines.


IEEE-USA Online Engineering Video Contest for College Students - Deadline January 18, 2013

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 17 2012

AIME's sister society, IEEE-USA, is challenging U.S.. college students to create YouTube videos that reinforce for the 11-to-13-year-old "tween" audience "How Engineers Make a World of Difference." The organization is striving to tap the enthusiasm of  U.S. college students to spark younger students' creativity and ingenuity, and to encourage tweeners' interest in learning about engineering. IEEE-USA also seeks to expand broader public understanding of engineering through the dissemination of these videos in its sixth-annual online video scholarship competition.


Future City Competition Registration Deadline End October

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 17 2012


Register today or learn more about the Future City Competition at  The registration deadline is October 31, 2012.


Volunteers and Mentors Needed

Join us for the Engineers Week 2013 Countdown Kick-Off Webcast

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 17 2012

Outreach with impact--Jump-start your 2013 Engineers Week (February 17-23, 2013) planning by tuning in on October 30, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. (EDT).  Join 2013 Co-Chairing organizations, Dale Jans, P.E., NCEES Immediate Past President, and Jeff Wilcox, Vice President of Engineering, Lockheed Martin and event host Dr.

Nominations Open for 2013 New Faces of Engineering

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 17 2012

National Engineers Week Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the annual New Faces of Engineering recognition program. In 2003, the National Engineers Week Foundation began what has become the annual tradition of asking its members to nominate working engineers 30 years old and younger for consideration as one of the New Faces of Engineering.

National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Energy Ethics in Science and Engineering Events for University Students

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Sep 5 2012

The Energy Ethics Video Challengeinvites individual students or teams to prepare and submit a short video that identifies an ethical issue that is important for the nation¹s energy future, and examines the ethical aspects of the topic and potential approaches to addressing the issue.

World Engineering Forum 17-21 September in Ljubljana, Slovenia early bird fee extended until 15 July

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Jul 6 2012

Please register on-line:  On-line registration enables you to register for the forum, the WFEO meetings, the social programme (accompanying events), accommodation, airport shuttle and sightseeing (trips and tours).

2013 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships Deadline Announced

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Jul 4 2012

Each award is for up to $25,000 in maintenance grants and up to $20,000 in tuition support for each year of graduate study supported, a total of as much as $90,000.  The prizes are awarded to new graduate students that are also new Americans under 31 years of age.  Submission deadline is November 9, 2012.  Additional details can be found on the website, http://www.p

National Science Foundation Call for Entries: Visualization Challenge

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Jun 18 2012


International Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge Call for Entries