Springfield Area Chapter The Association for Women in Communications (AWC) champions the advancement of communications professionals by recognizing excellence, promoting leadership and positioning members at the forefront of the evolving communications era.

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The AWC Advantage

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Springfield, Illinois Area Chapter

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Interested in becoming a member? AWC Springfield is Worth Every Penny!
Our Springfield chapter was recently named "Overall Outstanding Chapter" by the National Association of AWC, recognizing us as the top chapter in the nation! Now is the BEST time to Invest in Yourself!

APRIL 1 - May 31, 2014
Join in April or May and AWC National
will waive its $50 application fee.

The Springfield, Illinois Area Chapter of the Association for Women in Communications
is a professional organization of women and men in the communications fields, located in central Illinois. Our members are represented in professions including advertising, association communications, community relations, corporate communications, government communications, freelance, graphic design, health care communications, marketing, public relations, social media and many othersLearn more about our history as we celebrate 35 years of communication excellence.

Programs and events

Meetings are held each month on the second Wednesday or otherwise noted.

May 21 2014

Scholarship Luncheon


Our annual Scholarship Luncheon will be held in the patio room of the Sangamo Club and will feature Michelle Higginbotham, Associate Publisher of the Springfield Business Journal. Awards will be presented for our $1,000 Scholarship, Professional Communicator and Chapter Star.


We hope you will join us!


RSVP to programs@awcspringfield.org

by Friday, May 16, 2014.

Registration and Networking begins at 11:30

Program and Luncheon from 12:00 - 1:30 pm

Members: $17

Guests $22

Students: $11


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• See photo highlights of past events

View presentations from past luncheons


News updates


4-10-14 - Call for Award Nominations:
Springfield AWC Members, we are asking for nominations for the Professional Communicator and Chapter Star Awards. Learn more here. Nominations are due May 2, 2014.


4-10-14 - Slate open for the 2014-2015 AWC Springfield Board and Commitee members: Are you ready to become more involved in your AWC chapter? Please respond by April 30, 2014.


2013 AWC National Conference a resounding success!


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