The NYWICI Scholarship Program

The Scholarship Application for 2016-2017 Is Now Open.

The NYWICI Scholarship Application for the 2017-2018 school year is open. Watch our video to find out if one of our scholarships is right for you.
 

Each year, New York Women in Communications — a 501(c)(3) — awards 15 to 20 scholarships to graduating high school seniors and undergraduate and graduate students who intend to pursue or further a career in communications. 

To Apply:

1. Watch our video, above.

2. Read the Eligibility and Qualifications page to make sure our program is right for you.

3. Read the Recipient Obligations page to be sure you could fulfill the requirements should you win a scholarship.

4. NYWICI awards both general scholarships and sponsored scholarships. Read through the list of Sponsored Scholarships to see if any are a good fit. Interested in a career in marketing, for example? We have a scholarship for that.

5. Complete the application by the deadline of midnight, January 27, 2017.

You will need:

  1. To fill out the online application.
  2. To attach a résumé.
  3. To attach an essay on our designated topic.
  4. To attach 2 letters of recommendations (one from a teacher and one from an employer for undergrads and grad students; 2 from teachers for high school seniors).
  5. To have your school send us your most recent transcript. This should be mailed to us at NYWICI Scholarships, 355 Lexington Ave., 15th Flr, NY, NY 10017