Chapter of the Year

The EWH Chapter of the Year Competition recognizes the hard work and innovation of the most outstanding EWH Chapter during each school year. Chapter of the Year submissions allow EWH to share and inspire Chapters across the globe.


Congratulations to the 2023 Chapter of the Year: Makerere University!



The Chapter of the Year will receive:

  • EWH credit that can be used to fund a Kit build for up to 20 students or go toward your annual Chapter dues!
  • A dedicated segment during EWH Engage, our virtual annual event
  • Certificates of Recognition


Past Winners and Entries (Click names to view their report)

2021-2022: University College Dublin

2020-2021: University College Dublin

2019-2020: University of Maryland

How to Apply

2017-2018: University of Maryland

2015-2016: University of Toronto

Judging Criteria

The judging will be performed by EWH staff based using the parameters below:

  • Innovative Projects and Programs (40%)
  • Outreach Campaigns that expands membership or awareness of EWH (30%)
  • Chapter fundraising initiatives and approach (20%)
  • Innovation and effort in executing activities  (10%)

2014-2015: University of California San Diego 

Honorable mention: Chung Yuan Christian University

2013-2014: Virginia Commonwealth University


Results Announcement

  • The Chapter of the Year will receive notification via email
  • The winning Chapter will be recognized at EWH Engage in August
  • The winning Chapter will also be featured on the EWH website!
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