The New York Press Club, Inc.
1324 Lexington Avenue (Box 190)
New York NY 10128-1145
mailbox@nypressclub.org

OFFICERS

President
Steve Scott
WCBS Newsradio 880
1st Vice President
Jane TIllman Irving
WCBS Newsradio 880
2nd Vice President
Joe Connolly
WCBS Newsradio 880
Treasurer
Stephani Shelton
The Fred Group
Secretary
Elizabeth Semrai
HarperCollins
Corresponding Secretary
Beth Karas
KarasOnCrime.com

GOVERNORS

Winnie Hu
The New York Times
Rich Lamb
WCBS Newsradio 880
Mitch Lebe
24/7 News Source
Phil O'Brien
Con Edison, Inc.
Gabe Pressman
WNBC
Sonia Rincon
1010 WINS
Glenn Schuck
1010 WINS
Debra Toppeta
WomanAroundTown.com

TRUSTEES

Mark Lieberman
Past President
John Mulligan
Past President
Jerry Schmetterer
Past President
Larry Seary
Past President
Deborah Wetzel
Past President
Consulting Director
Peter O.E. Bekker
Events Chairman
Mitch Lebe
Public Relations
Debra J. Caruso
Photographer
Staton Rabin
Counsel
Farrell Farrell Burke
Clergy
Fr. Matthew F. Malone, S.J.
Rabbi Joseph Potasnik

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Members may renew their affiliation on this page. Prospective members are invited to visit the Join Page for information about membership in the New York Press Club.

Membership in the Club is renewed annually by payment of dues each January. New members who joined after June 30th may renew for a second year on a pro-rated basis (Half Year Renewal). New members who joined very late in the previous year (between September 30 and December 31) need not renew until the following January. All members will receive by mail a dues renewal reminder letter that will contain specific renewal information.

FULL YEAR RENEWAL
If you've been a member of the Club for a year or more, or for newer members who joined between January 1 and June 30th, renewal is at the full-rate for each category of membership.

HALF YEAR RENEWAL
For newer members who joined between July 1 and September 30 of the previous year, renewal is at one-half the full-year rate.

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The New York Press Club, Inc.
1324 Lexington Avenue (Box 190)
New York NY 10128-1145
mailbox@nypressclub.org

SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The New York Press Club Foundation has created scholarships that are awarded to student members who are studying journalism at accredited colleges or universities. You are invited to contribute to the fund by using the "Donate" button, below. Details including amounts, eligibility, criteria and ways to apply are published on this website. The scholarships are administered by the New York Press Club Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable orgrnization. Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.


Active: journalists currently working in print, broadcast or Web news media with at least six months experience in the New York area.
Dues: $90.

Associate: communications professionals who worked in news for at least five years, at least half that time in the New York area.
Dues: $125.

Affiliate: former news professionals who were in the field for less than five years or individuals who have no news media experience but who are currently working in public relations or communications.
Dues: $175.00.

Student: full-time students whose concentration is in journalism, media or the communication arts.
Dues: $25.00.

Retired:
current members who have retired from day-to-day journalism and who wish to maintain an affiliation with the New York Press Club.
Dues: $30.
FULL YEAR RENEWAL

FULL YEAR
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HALF-YEAR RENEWAL

HALF YEAR (RECENT MEMBERS)
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JOURNALISM SCHOLARSHIP FUND


Underwriters

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