FEW Foundation

The FEW Foundation for Education and Training (FEW Foundation) is a tax-exempt charity focused on helping women enhance their career opportunities through education and training. It is the 501(c)3 charitable arm of FEW established in 2004. The mission of the FEW Foundation is to:

  • Help women enhance their career opportunities through education and training;FEW_foundation
  • Encourage diversity and equity in the workplace; and
  • Provide opportunities for professional growth through leadership development, education, mentoring, and networking.

The FEW Foundation offers over 300 instructor-led online courses including Project Management, Computer Skills, IT Certification, Leadership, Healthcare certifications and many more. Visit http://www.ed2go.com/fewed/ to enhance your career through education and training TODAY!

The FEW Foundation provides training, professional development, and academic scholarships to members and immediate family (spouses/dependent children) and information/assistance to others through regularly scheduled webinars, participation in career/education fairs, and other outreach efforts. You may donate to the FEW Foundation through the CFC campaign.

Visit the FEW Foundation for Education and Training website at www.fewfoundation.org.

Federally Employed Women (FEW) joins the celebration with the FEW Foundation for Education and Training on the election of its new president

Effective October 1, 2016, Patricia (Pat) A. Wolfe will become the new President of the FEW Foundation for Education and Training (FEW Foundation). Pat retired from the Department of Homeland Security and now dedicates much of her spare time as a volunteer to the federal and local communities. She served as Federally Employed Women’s National President from 2002-2006, as well as President of FEW’s Foundation from 2006-2008.

FEW National President Killingsworth stated, “It gives me great pleasure to extend my warmest congratulations to Pat on her being elected as President of the FEW Foundation. I truly appreciate her level of commitment and unwavering dedication to FEW and to the FEW Foundation as well.” President Killingsworth went on to say, “I know under Pat’s leadership she will continue to move the FEW Foundation forward as she continues “Investing in our Future”.”

Read the full Press Release.

granthamFEW Foundation for Education and Training Announces the 2019 Grantham University Scholarship Opportunities – Deadline Extended to June 30, 2019

Federally Employed Women’s (FEW) Foundation for Education and Training, is once again partnering with Grantham University.  We are proud to announce a new and exciting career enhancing opportunity for FEW members, their spouses, and dependent children.

Grantham University is offering three (3) scholarships for their on-line certificate program of choice.  To name a few, certificates are offered in cyber security, business leadership, human resources, and project management.  A complete listing of certificate programs is available at www.grantham.edu.  If a certificate is not offered in your chosen career field, you may elect to receive a $5,000 scholarship to pursue other on-line courses towards your degree.  Both programs include books and resource fees.

Recognizing that everyone can’t be a scholarship recipient, Grantham continues to offer members of Federally Employed Women a discounted rate of $250 per credit hour for FEW members, their spouse, and dependents.

Tabitha Davis, Director of University Outreach, Grantham University, said, “Grantham University is both proud and excited to offer this new scholarship opportunity to the regional FEW’s affiliated students.  Grantham is pleased to partner with the Federally Employed Women’s Foundation and we support the work that FEW does for its membership community.”  Foundation President Patricia Wolfe added, “Foundation Scholarship Chair Ann Garber and I are very excited about this new scholarship opportunity for certificates in your chosen career field.”

The 2019 scholarship application period is opens April 1 and closes June 30, 2019.

For more information and to apply, please visit https://www.grantham.edu/scholarships/federally-employed-women-few-scholarship/ or call Grantham University at 888-477-6830.  You may also access www.fewfoundation.org for a full announcement of the scholarship and application instructions.

Questions may also be directed to the FEW Foundation for Education and Training at FEWFETscholarship@gmail.com or wolfepatriciam@aol.com.

click-logo-for-more-infoContact the FEW Foundation President, Patricia (Pat) A. Wolfe , with any questions and requests for additional information at fewfoundation@few.org.