Join DWW

Join DWW

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 (no pornography or erotica).

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.

The session for new member applications closed May 16th. We will be accepting new member applications from January 15-May 15, 2017. We look forward to your application. 

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 (no pornography or erotica) and your check (if applicable) to:

Detroit Working Writers
Box 82395
Rochester, MI 48308

Click Here to Download the Application

Click here to pay the $20.00 application fee via PayPal.

Established Writer

Apply for Established Writer status if you have impartially published work and a portfolio of single authorship or bylines.

Emerging Writer

Apply for Emerging Writer status if you are not traditionally published and/or do not have a portfolio of single authorship or bylines.


Important Links
DWWs Annual Conference

DWWs Public Workshops