I don't think the country in which you study is as important as the reputation of the school at which you study in the engineering profession. I'm an alumni of the University of Missouri – Rolla (Missouri University of Science and Technology). UMR / MUS&T has always had several international students pursuing their education in the US. The faculty also has several members who are international. Check the website and see if the school meets your objectives.
ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers (ADVANCE)
Letter of Intent Deadline Date: August 9, 2017
Adaptation Letter of Intent
Program Guidelines: NSF 16-594
Despite significant increases in the proportion of women pursuing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) doctoral degrees, women are significantly underrepresented as faculty, particularly in upper ranks, and in academic administrative positions, in almost all STEM fields. The problems of recruitment, retention, and advancement that are the causes of this underrepresentation vary by discipline and across groups of women faculty . . .
More at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5383&WT.mc_id=USNSF_39&WT.mc_ev=click