Application Window Extended For MIW Mentoring Program


The Mentoring & Inspiring Women in Radio (MIW) Group is extending the application window for its 2020 MIW Mildred Carter Mentoring Program to May 1.

Currently in its 19th year, the experience pairs women working in radio with female professionals who are recognized leaders from all aspects of the broadcasting industry. vCreative, the nation’s leading provider of media workflow solutions, is sponsoring this year’s program.

Four candidates will be selected for the 2020 MIW Mildred Carter Mentoring Program. Women with a minimum of five years of radio experience, and currently working in sales, marketing, programming, digital and /or engineering, are encouraged to review mentee criteria and instructions on how to apply.

Please visit The deadline to apply is Friday, May 1, 2020.


The MIW Group Mentoring Program is named in the memory of Mildred Carter, who, along with her husband, Andrew “Skip” Carter, founded the first African American owned radio station in the U.S. in 1950, when they launched KPRS in Kansas City.

Mrs. Carter ran the Carter Broadcast Group for many years after the death of Skip Carter, before turning over control of the company to her grandson, Michael Carter in 1987.