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Individual Memberships

Anyone engaged in writing is eligible for full membership. The membership year runs from the day you sign up until that same date the following year. Membership dues are not refundable.

Effective January 1 2010, the annual dues are:

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

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Associate/Business Memberships

Any business or organization offering services and products to writers may become an Associate/Business member of MWA, with Executive Committee approval. Associates/Businesses receive all benefits of membership without voting rights, plus they will be listed in MWA materials. MWA determines membership fee according to a sliding scale based on the entity's size and profit status. Membership allows for one representative at a time to participate as the member.

  • Fewer than 5 employees or non-profit: $75
  • 5 - 25 employees: $135 minimum
  • More than 25 employees: $200 minimum