Category: Testimonial

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UEF has been an instrumental partner of DiscoverE helping us reach millions of students, educators, and volunteers every year with engineering resources and programs.” Kathy Renzetti, CAE, Executive Director, Discover Engineering


UEF grants have helped broaden the impact of nearly every major outreach project that ASCE has developed. The foundation’s support is invaluable.” Jane Howell, Chief Communications Officer, American Society of Civil Engineers

National Academy of Engineering

Thank you for your grant to support the “The Next MacGyver” project, which allowed world-wide crowd-sourcing of ideas for a TV show featuring an female engineer lead character and engaging top Hollywood talent to provide a real shot at making that long-desired goal happen. It is inspiring and refreshing to know there are organizations like

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UEF has played a critical role in DiscoverE’s ability to provide high-quality resources and programs to the entire engineering community.” Leslie Collins, Former Executive Director, DiscoverE


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