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The WiT Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that champions the advancement of women in the toy, licensing and entertainment industries.

WiT Foundation Scholarship Program

Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment is pleased to provide financial assistance to undergraduate students who identify as female and are preparing for careers in industry-related fields, including, but not limited to:

  • Business

  • Operations Management & Logistics

  • Industrial Design

  • Engineering

  • Computer Science & Coding

  • E-Commerce

  • Marketing

  • Entrepreneurship

  • IP Law

  • Animation

The WiT Scholarship is funded by The WiT Foundation, a 501(c)(3) corporation that is committed to advancing and advocating for women who work in, or seek to work in the toy, consumer products, licensing and entertainment industries.

2023 WiT Scholarship Recipients

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Akemi Konishi

Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)


Haebin Seo


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Makayla Johnson

Georgia State University


Sandra Mata

The University of Texas @ Austin


Anshi Vora

Virginia Tech


Jamie Marold

Northwestern University

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Marilyn Shi

The Wharton School of Pennsylvania


Xiaohe Qin



Arisa Chue

Stanford University​



Kenzie Waskiewicz



Misha Godha

Stevens Institute of Technology

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Zaria Gray

Appalachian State University

How You Can Help

Your contribution to The WiT Foundation / Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment is tax deductible and will help support our mission to unlock the full potential of our industry’s women. For more information or to make a donation, please click below.


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