Member Benefits

Members of MWA have access to:
  • Free attendance at monthly chapter meetings
  • Forums to present your creative work, including Pen-In-Hand Literary Journal
  • Members-only writing contests
  • Members-only content, including Quarterly Newsletter and regular Quick Notes from the MWA president profiling member successes, highlighting craft development and publication opportunities beyond MWA
  • Members-only forum to discuss craft, industry opportunities, critique group openings, etc.
  • Discounts to MWA-sponsored events including MWA's annual conference
  • Members-only access to pitches, professional critiques, etc. with industry professionals
  • Marketing opportunities at art and literary festivals
  • Links to your website(s) from the state and chapter websites (do we offer this? Do we want to revive the classifieds, or allow for service postings in a thread in the forum)

Membership options:    

  • Regular Membership: $40 / year
  • Student: $30 / year
  • Second in a Household: $30 / year

The membership year runs from the day you sign up until that same date the following year. Membership dues are non-refundable.