New York Women in Communications (a 501c3) cultivates future leaders in communications by providing financial support, opportunities for professional development, education and mentoring as well as entrée to a diverse community of professionals.
NYWICI, in fact, is the largest one providing support to women studying communications in the NY-NJ-PA-CT region. Annual scholarships range from $2,500 to $10,000 and are given to women based on academic excellence, financial need, community service and a demonstrated interest and involvement in communications. Since NYWICI’s formal establishment in 2000, it has issued over $1 million in scholarship support. The application process begins in November of each year.