NCWN-West specific benefits include:
  • Monthly, no-cost, open-to-the-public events 
  • Educational programs in the NCWN-West region, with discounted registration fees
Network benefits, which extend to NCWN-West members:
  • Discounts on workshops, conferences, and other Network events
  • Discounts on advertising on the website and in our weekly e-blasts, newsletters, and more
  • Exclusive access to contests, jobs, residencies, and other publication and submission opportunities
  • The Network's Critiquing and Editing Service (available only to Network members; additional fee)
  • Coverage in Book Buzz and Hats Off!, two special website sections highlighting members' achievements and publications
  • Free classified ads on the website
  • A subscription to the Network's publication, The Writers' Network News, and access to the WNN archives
  • Courtesy web links for members' blogs and author websites
  • Author photo and biography on the NCWN-West website
  • Weekly member e-updates
  • Opportunities to market your books at festivals, your other writing skills in workshops
  • Exclusive access to our agent and editor listings
  • Consultations with agents and editors at conferences
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Annual Membership Dues
$80 - Individual
$60 - Senior citizens (age 65 and over), students, persons with disabilities
$140 - Household (1 newsletter, discounts available to each member)
$140 - Two-year rate for individuals
$110 - Two-year rate for senior citizens
$150 - Institutional Membership

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Registration Options:

Join or renew online
Print the online form, complete it in pen, and mail it to:
North Carolina Writers' Network
ATTN: Membership
PO Box 21591
Winston-Salem, NC 27120 

Use the online link for North Carolina Writers' Network at:

Phone us and provide membership and payment information over the phone. The phone number is 336-293-8844.

Your membership or renewal in the North Carolina Writers' Network will be processed within two business days ("business days" do not include weekends and holidays). You will receive an e-mail with instructions for logging in to the members-only portions of the website. If you do not receive this e-mail within two business days, please call the Network at 336-293-8844.