NOSW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2015 PROGRAM The New Opportunity School for Women at Maryville College is accepting applications for its second program to be held July 12-August 1, 2015. The 21-day residential program is free to qualifying applicants. The school is designed to improve the educational, financial and personal circumstances of low-income, under-educated, middle-aged women in Appalachia. The Women's Fund of East Tennessee, a fund of the East Tennessee Foundation, along with NOSW sponsors and donors are providing support for the 2015 program. Fourteen women will be chosen to attend NOSW. Applicants must have a high school diploma, have a GED, or a certificate of equivalency; and do not have a college degree. Participants must be at least 30 years of age; of low income; be highly motivated and demonstrate an eagerness to learn. Participants will remain on campus for the entire three-week program. To learn more about the NOSW program or to apply, please call the NOSW office or visit our web site: http://www.maryvillecollege.edu/about/outreach/education/the-new-opportunity-school-for-women/ New Opportunity School for Women - 865.981.8123
We appreciate Maryville College and all of its support for NOSW! MC's year end video, "Maryville College Looks Back at 2014" includes the New Opportunity School for Women! http://maryvillecollege.edu/news/2014/2196/maryville-college-looks-back-at-2014/
To learn more about the New Opportunity School for Women at Maryville College, please visit the following web site: http://www.maryvillecollege.edu/news/2014/2179/nosw-at-maryville-college-accepting-applications-for-2015-program/
It seems like it was just yesterday when NOSW held its first graduation in East Tennessee! Today we are preparing for our 2015 program and we want you to know that we are accepting applications! Program dates: July 12 - August 1, 2015 Where: On the campus of Maryville College Please contact NOSW for additional information and for an application to be mailed to you.
Margie Carico, President of the Chilhowee Club, presents Linda Ueland of NOSW, with "comfort pillows" made by members of the Chilhowee Club. The comfort pillows will be given to children of women who attend the New Opportunity School for Women at Maryville College. We thank the Chilhowee Club for its creativity, thoughtfulness and support! We know that their pillows will be MUCH appreciated!