Dr. Sandrine Ngalula Mubenga, Ph.D., PE is a professor of electrical engineering at the University of Toledo in the State of Ohio who divides her life between the United States and her native country, Congo-Kinshasa. After coming to America to earn her Bachelors and Masters Degrees in electrical engineering, and after earning the PE designation as a Professional Engineer, she began giving back to her native country. Dr. Mubenga began serving in gradually escalating official capacities in the energy sector in the DRC. Currently, by the appointment of Félix Tshisekedi, President of the DRC, her current position is that she is now Director of the Electricity Regulatory Authority in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Dr. Mubenga also gives back to the DRC with her NGO. The STEM DRC Initiative is a registered non-profit organization that funds STEM scholarships for Congolese students and helps her native country combat the Coronavirus Pandemic. IMPACT: In 2018 we started to offer 6 scholarships to students in STEM, Sciences, Technologies, Engineering and Maths, so that we have more young people in these fields. Then, with friends, we created the STEM DRC Initiative. In 2019 we gave 53 scholarships In 2020 our students invented a new emergency […]
The STEM DRC Initiative, a non-profit association for the promotion of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM), is pleased to announce the 100 winners of our Ngalula Mubenga STEM Excellence Scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year in Democratic Republic of Congo. This marks the 3rd edition of our STEM Excellence Scholarship. Please see the full list of winners on our organizational website
Dear Member of STEM DRC, STEM DRC Initiative, a non-profit association for the promotion of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM), is pleased to announce that 100 Winners have been selected for our Ngalula Mubenga STEM Excellence Scholarships in the Democratic Republic of the Congo for the 2021-2022 academic year. Further details will be announced soon.