• Radka Z. Nebesky
    Director of Development
    National Academy of Engineering
    2101 Constitution Ave., NW Washington, DC 20418
  • Lauren Bartolozzi
    Associate Director of Development
    National Academy of Engineering
    2101 Constitution Ave. NW Washington, DC

Giving to NAE

Leadership in a World of Accelerating Change

Donors to the NAE understand the need for diversifying the field of engineering, breaking down barriers that hinder innovation, redefining what it means to think like an engineer, and ensuring our workforce is positioned to tackle the grand challenges of the 21st century. Thanks to our members and friends, the NAE provides leadership in a world of accelerating change. With your support we advise the nation, excite girls about starting a career in engineering, engage college students in critical thinking across disciplines, and convene up-and-coming engineering leaders. 

If you would like to learn more about how you can make an investment in the NAE and get involved in advancing our mission, contact Radka Z. Nebesky, Director of Development, or Lauren Bartolozzi, Associate Director of Development.  


NAE Receives $2 Million Investment from the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation to Expand EngineerGirl

The National Academy of Engineering (NAE) announced today that it is receiving a $2 million investment from the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation to support and expand EngineerGirl, NAE’s premier program that brings national attention to the exciting opportunities that engineering represents for girls and women. The gift was made under an agreement signed on June 28.

“We are grateful to the Clark Foundation for this generous investment, which will empower EngineerGirl to expand its reach and spark interest in engineering among even more young people at a time when the profession greatly needs more diversity and inclusion,” said outgoing NAE President C. D. Mote, Jr. “Private philanthropy provides the essential financial support that many of the NAE’s programs depend on to grow and advance engineering. This grant is particularly meaningful because my friend Jim Clark set a powerful example to us all with his leadership in engineering and his passion for getting young people involved, especially young women.”

Read the official press release. 


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Jennie S. Hwang Establishes New Endowment

Jennie S. Hwang.jpgThe National Academy of Engineering has received a $100,000 gift to establish the Dr. Jennie S. Hwang Endeavor Fund. The fund was made possible through a generous donation from Dr. Jennie S. Hwang, CEO, H-Technologies Group. 

This endowment will fund programs at the NAE that support high school and college students—with a preference for women and underrepresented minorities (URM's)—to enhance exposure to diverse and/or international perspectives in engineering education, networking, and the profession.

Read more about the new endowment established by Dr. Hwang. 

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