For the Welfare of Humanity

For the Welfare of Humanity

The UEF Grants Program

If it is Good for the Engineering Profession, Good for Collaboration, and Good for the Public, the UEF Grants Program is Good for You.
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UEF Grant Process

The 2022 Grant Process is now available. Click here for further details.

UEF Founder Societies

Five major engineering societies have and continue to play a key role in UEF activities.

UEF and Linda Hall Library

Learn about UEF’s stewardship of engineering knowledge and history through its relationship with the Linda Hall Library.

Grant Spotlight

Engineering Ethics and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Videos

Be sure to check out videos from two separate projects supported by UEF grants.

Grant Spotlight

Lives, Not Grades, a documentary film from a 2019 Grant has won an Emmy Award!

Congratulations to Daniel Druhora and his students and colleagues at the University of Southern California!

2021 UEF Annual Report

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In 2021 the United Engineering Foundation (UEF) like all organizations benefited from a very robust market with substantial economic growth. All meetings and activities for the UEF, the Founder Societies and our Grantees continued to be virtual. As a result, several grants could not be completed or they were unable to use the full funding since face-to-face activities could not be conducted.

The UEF continues the tradition as a significant leader in the engineering community. These efforts are consistent with the UEF vision – To advance the engineering arts and sciences for the welfare of humanity.

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The UEF Difference

Grants provided by UEF play a pivotal role in illuminating the critical importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion to the sustainability of a thriving engineering profession.”

Lisa M Black, Ph.D., Director Cultural Belonging & Social Ethos, American Society of Civil Engineers