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 2022 Chapter of the Year: University College Dublin!

Click here to view the University College Dublin Chapter of the Year Report



The Chapter of the Year will receive:

  • $250 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 the the annual virtual EWH Award Ceremony
  • Certificates of Recognition


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

2020-2021: University College Dublin

2019-2020: University of Maryland

How to Apply

  • Review the Chapter of the Year Report Guide.
  • Create a Chapter of the Year Report detailing your Chapter activities.
  • Send your report to by May 31.
  • EWH will select a Chapter of the Year using submitted reports.
  • If you have questions, reach out to

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 the Virtual EWH Ceremony in August
  • The winning Chapter will also be featured on the EWH website!
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