NYWICI is the premier organization for female communications professionals in the New York metropolitan area and is dedicated to two main pillars:

  • The Advancement of Women at Every Stage of their Career
  • The Changing Landscape of Communications

To that end, we offer timely, relevant professional education as well as networking, mentoring, coaching and volunteer opportunities that help our members make personal and professional connections while developing skills and careers.

  • Seasoned Professionals: $200/year (a seasoned professional is someone who is 5+ years out of school.)
  • Young Professionals: $125/year (a young professional is someone who is 5 years or less out of school.)
  • Students: $95/year
  • Group: $1,750/year
  • Retiree: $45/year
  • Non-Resident: $45/year
  • Lifetime: $1,500

If you are joining as a new member, there is a one-time initiation fee (excludes students & retirees):  

  • Seasoned Professionals: $45 initiation fee
  • Young Professionals: $25 initiation fee

View our dues structure HERE >>



Our mission has not changed since NYWICI was founded in 1929: We empower women at any stage in their communications career and across all the communications disciplines to reach their full professional potential. We offer workshops, panels and conferences that support our members' professional development.



NYWICI's members include:

  • full-time employees
  • freelancers
  • consultants
  • business owners
  • students
  • young professionals
  • retirees

They represent all aspects of the rapidly changing communications landscape:

  • advertising
  • broadcasting
  • corporate communications
  • digital and multi-media, film and video
  • graphic arts
  • integrated marketing
  • public relations
  • publishing
  • journalism
  • social media and much more



Membership to NYWICI includes:

  • advance notification and reduced fees to career-building and networking events
  • special pricing to programs that include the annual Matrix Awards and the New York Women in Communications Foundation’s annual Student Career Conference
  • access to exclusive member-only events

For a full listing, visit our member benefits page.



Current members: Take advantage of our payment plan for your renewal. Renew Now!

For membership details, call headquarters at (212) 297-2133 or email


Please note that we prorate our membership dues. Click HERE to view our dues structure.