Departure comes after the release of homophobic, sexist remarks and large-scale protests in San Juan.
But Ricardo Rosselló stepped down as leader of his party and won't seek reelection.
Artists will join throngs protesting in streets after the reveal of homophobic communications between the governor and his administration.
Transcripts from a chat program revealed homophobic, misogynistic messages exchanged by the governor and other territorial officials.
The new policy is a result of a court ruling three months ago.
The Hurricane Maria Assistance Program gave Puerto Rican students the opportunity to study in New York, but now they may have to return to the ravaged island.
The anthology, entitled 'Puerto Rico Strong,' features prominent comic creators and is donating proceeds to victims of Hurricane Maria.