Join us on Tuesday February 10th to hear Dr. Anne Lise Ording Helgesen, one of two recipients of the 2013-2014 Biennial Scholarship, speak about her experiences. Please note that this is an evening meeting! Doors open at 18:30.
The American Women's Club of Oslo
Welcome to the online home of the American Women's Club of Oslo. As the name suggests, the club is an organization of American women living in the Oslo area of Norway. We are a diverse group of women, and our group has a rich history. Our vibrant community organizes many different events, social and charitable.
To find more about who we are and what we do, please feel free to browse our website. Here we have also provided links to various resources for a wide variety of purposes, including resources for anyone moving to Norway, living in Norway, or planning to study abroad in the United States.
- Published on Wednesday, 21 January 2015 14:04
- Written by AWC Web Editor
The American Women’s Association of Rome (AWAR) will be hosting the FAWCO Biennial Conference in Rome, Italy scheduled for March 25-28, 2015. In addition to the conference being our annual general meeting with reports from all facets of FAWCO business, AWAR and FAWCO present local and international speakers who will cover a variety of global and club-level issues. There will be an update on FAWCO's Target Program - Human Rights for Women. AWAR has arranged a special panel of experts to address the issue of Human Rights for Women and Girls, along with UN Women and AWAR’s Honorary President to present Keynote speeches on this important issue. You will also hear more about FAWCO’s fundraising efforts for Free the Girls, the Target Project selected by FAWCO clubs last year. The FAWCO Foundation will provide updates on their four core programs: Education Awards, Development Grants, NEEED Scholarships and the FAWCO Target Project. They will also announce the 2015 Education Award and Development Grant recipients and host Foundation Night, their annual fun-raising evening. Rome, the Eternal City, is easy to reach so be prepared to catch FAWCO “Fever” at this Biennial Conference.
CONFERENCE FEES AND REGISTRATION:
For the 4-day Biennial Conference, the conference fees are:
€515 Early Registration Fee (December 1-January 31st and for clubs with 3+ full delegates registering after January 31st)
€560 Full Conference Fee (from Feb 1st, 2015)
Day Delegate Fee €110 plus optional evening events €65.
Guest Package Fee €195 (includes Opening Dinner and Foundation Night Dinner, as well as 2 conference sessions and conference materials).
Go to www.fawco.org/home/conferences/rome-2015 to register or download the preliminary agenda. Please note you must be a registered user on the FAWCO website to register.
- Published on Wednesday, 06 June 2012 08:55
- Written by Karen Mosman
The AWC Scholarship for the 2015-2016 academic year has been announced! Please share the information and URL with Norwegians who you think would be interested.
- Published on Tuesday, 21 October 2014 13:37
- Written by AWC Web Editor
AWG PARIS IT AWARD FOR YOUNG WOMEN $3,500
This award is for undergraduate or graduate study of information technology including, the study of computer and telecommunication systems, software and application development, information management in the mobile computing space.
Viola Wheeler ARTS AWARD $4,000
This award is for undergraduate or graduate study in the history, theory and/or practice of the performing arts, visual arts, film and media arts, architecture and graphic arts.
SCIENCES AWARD $3,500 Sponsored in part by AIWC Genoa, in memory of Frieda Bacigalupo Natali, and AWC Zurich
This award is for undergraduate or graduate study of scientific subjects (e.g., biology, chemistry), mathematics, medicine, engineering, environmental studies, computer science, economics and business administration.
- Published on Sunday, 30 March 2014 11:00
- Written by Kristin Haanæs
2014 FAWCO Region 2 Conference
October 10 - 12, 2014
- Christmas Bazaars
- 2013 FAWCO Regional Meeting
- Consumer Rights
- Prescriptions and Medicine
- The 16 Day Campaign 2012: From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World
- Completing and Returning Absentee Ballots
- FAWCO Water Project Fundraiser
- Election 2012 Information
- Au Pairs
- International Schools and Day Cares