Michigan writers of all genres and skill levels are invited to apply for membership in Detroit Working Writers. Complete guidelines and instructions are on page 3 of the application form.
Applications are reviewed by the New Membership Committee and the full Board of Directors, whose decision is final. We are committed to inclusion, and also to quality work, or the promise of quality work. Please send your very best samples.
DWW requires a $20 non-refundable fee as part of the application. The fee is payable through the PayPal link below, or by check, which you may enclose with your application.
Open session for new membership application submission is January 15-May 15
The link below includes a two-page application form and a one-page sheet of guidelines and instructions. Please print out the application form, complete it, and mail it with appropriate samples and your check (if applicable) to:
Detroit Working Writers
Rochester, MI 48308
Apply for Established Writer status if you have impartially published work and a portfolio of single authorship or bylines.
Apply for Emerging Writer status if you are not traditionally published and/or do not have a portfolio of single authorship or bylines.
Full-time high school and college students may apply.
DWWs Annual Conference