Executive Women International: Birmingham, AL

ASIST Program—Press Release

Executive Women International Supports Adult Student In Transitional Situations (ASIST Scholarship Program)

February, 2014, the Birmingham Chapter of Executive Women International (EWI), announced its Adult Students in Scholastic Transition (ASIST) Program.  The program provides financial  support and guidance to adults in the community who are in a variety of transitional situations.  To be eligible for the program , candidates must be able to identify their career goals and objectives along with meeting the necessary educational and financial requirements.

EWI utilizes local resources such as colleges, career professionals, community agencies and service groups to pre-screen candidates.  Selection criteria include financial need, socially, physically and economically disadvantaged adults, displaced homemakers and heads of household with small children.  Applications will be accepted through April 7, 2014.  The awards will be distributed to educational providers by the Birmingham Chapter of Executive Women International.

EWI hopes this award will enable each recipient to achieve self-esteem and positively impact an individual’s personal life, employment, family and community.

EWI is a business organization that brings together key individuals from diverse businesses for the purpose of promoting member firms, enhancing personal and professional development, and encouraging community involvement.

Executive Women International has Chapters in the United States, Canada and Europe.  The Birmingham Chapter, charted in 1960 has 62 member firms.

Previous post:

Next post: