We Are A Diverse Membership of seasoned communicators, young professionals, students, and retirees. We work in print and electronic journalism, public relations, advertising, graphic design, new media, marketing, photography and more. We are authors, freelancers, consultants and educators. We own businesses. We work for corporations, universities, nonprofits and government agencies.

Since 1893 in Texas and 1937 nationally, we have remained steadfast in our commitment to:

■ Professional development

■ Networking with each other

■ Safeguarding First Amendment rights

■ The highest standards of communication

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Why join PWT/NFPW?

  • Professional Development

Annual and state national conferences

  • National Networking

  • PWT and NFPW competitions

Annual communication contests with recognition and certificates to enhance your resume

  • Job Bank

Available to members only, coast to coast

  • Discounted Libel Insurance

Available for Premium Active Members

  • Leadership Development

Opportunities available to sharpen your leadership skills by becoming a leader on the state and national levels

  • Scholarship Opportunities Available

Press Women of Texas offers a $500 scholarship to students preparing for a career in journalism or communications.

  • Student Membership

Jump-start your career by making connections in your own state or anywhere in the nation while still a student

  • Newsletter

Stay current on NFPW and communication issues through AGENDA, NFPW’s dynamic, full-color quarterly publication

  • Education Fund Grants

Apply for a members-only NFPW Education Fund grant. The education fund offers a limited number of grants and operates as an entity separate from NFPW

  • First Amendment Network (FAN)

Protect the First Amendment! Sign up for the First Amendment Network (FAN), NFPW's grassroots e-mail alert system to notify you when action is needed on First Amendment issues

  • Networking

Build your professional network. Learn about career opportunities in the communications field. Exchange ideas. Enjoy support. Explore job leads. Learn from a mentor. Develop lasting friendships.


National Membership AND the State Membership

JOIN BOTH the National Federation of Press Women and our state affiliate Press Women of Texas, register through the NFPW website:

Click the JOIN NOW button and follow instructions.

*Be aware that national benefits only apply to those who join NFPW.*

Annual Dues:

Professional—NFPW $85, Texas $14

Student—NFPW $25, Texas $7

State Membership Only

JOIN ONLY the state affiliate, Press Women of Texas, please send your name and contact information along with Texas dues to:

Kay Casey, Treasurer

P O Box 173

Denison, TX 75021

Questions? E-mail

Annual Dues:

Professional — Press Women of Texas $14

Student — Press Women of Texas $7