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Workstudy and Host Program Information and Applications

Watering the Folk School's garden
Work-Study Students live at the Folk School for nine weeks. During this time they work six of the weeks and take Folk School classes for three of the weeks. The work is mostly outdoors on the gardens and grounds, but there are other duties as well.

2015 Work-Study Sessions
Session 1 - This session is FULL (Jan 11-Mar 14)
Session 2 - This session is FULL (Mar 15-May 16)
Session 3 - This session is FULL (May 17- July 18)
Session 4 - This session is FULL (July 19- Sept 19)
Session 5 - This session is FULL (Sept 20- Nov 21)

The 2015 application may be downloaded here. Please note: All 2015 Sessions are FULL.

Course information may be found on this website or you may request a print catalog, also on the Folk School’s website or by calling 1-800-FOLKSCH

For more information on the Work-Study Program, please email john@folkschool.org.

The number of work-study positions is limited. Please note that applicants not accepted into a session may be invited to reapply for a subsequent session. Application fee is good for one year.
Student Host

A former host practices woodturning at the Folk School
Student Hosts live at the School for a four month period, and are responsible for making sure that students have a good experience. In exchange, Student Hosts may take one class each week.

Available Dates:
All 2015 & 2016 Student Host positions have been filled. Cancellations happen from time to time, so we still welcome applications. Please call 800-FOLK-SCH for availability.

Click here for the Student Host Job Description.

Student Host Application

May 15, 2016 - September 2016
July 10, 2016 - October 29, 2016
September 4, 2016 - December 17, 2016
October 30, 2016 - February 18, 2017

1-800.FOLK.SCH (365.5724)
828.837.2775 • (fax) 828.837.8637
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John C. Campbell Folk School
One Folk School Road
Brasstown, NC 28902

Office Hours:
Mon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST

Craft Shop and History Center Hours:
Mon. - Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST
Sun. 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST

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