Abraham Engeda will use a Fulbright Global Flex Award to advance off-grid electric power applications in rural China and Ethiopia.

Year: 
2016

Abraham Engeda will use a Fulbright Global Flex Award to advance off-grid electric power applications in rural China and Ethiopia.

Award Description: 
The Fulbright Program was established in 1946 under legislation introduced by then Senator J. William Fulbright of Arkansas. The program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The Fulbright Program awards approximately 8,000 grants annually to 1,600 U.S. students, 4,000 foreign students, 1,200 U.S. scholars, and 900 visiting scholars, along with several hundred teachers and professionals. More than 300,000 "Fulbrighters" have participated in the program since 1946.
Department: 
Mechanical Engineering