Whether it's your first time joining OWFI, or you're renewing your membership, we're happy you're here. Being a part of OWFI gives you access to marketing and networking opportunities; writing contests; regional writing conferences; virtual workshops; The Report, our seasonal publication; transcripts and presentations that will serve to improve your writing; and so much more!

Some affiliate clubs charge additional membership dues. Check with the affiliate club’s treasurer for more information. Click here for a list of affiliates. If you prefer to join or renew by snail mail, click here to download a printable PDF membership form.

...for only $30 per year!

A Member at Large is a part of the larger, unaffiliated membership of OWFI. You have full access to all of OWFI's membership benefits, including complete access to our chat platform.

The following membership is valid anytime and auto-renews every year on your registration/renewal date. Join or renew your membership at any time of the year, and that membership expires precisely one year after that. All we need is permission to charge you $30 a year from now. There's no simpler way to keep your membership up-to-date.

The following membership is valid for one year after your registration/renewal date. No additional charges will be made to your account.

...for only $25 per year!

An Affiliate Member is a member of OWFI and a member of one of its affiliate clubs. Some affiliate clubs require membership dues of their own, and these must be paid first. Otherwise, you must join/renew as a Member at Large.

If you're not a part of an affiliate club but would like to be, click here to locate an affiliate club in your area.

The following membership is valid anytime and auto-renews every year on your registration/renewal date. Join or renew your membership at any time of the year, and that membership expires precisely one year after that. All we need is permission to charge you $25 a year from now. There's no simpler way to keep your membership up-to-date.

The following membership is valid for one year after your registration/renewal date. No additional charges will be made to your account.

If you are a full-time student, you are eligible for free membership in OWFI. Click here to join OWFI now at no cost to you! You must renew your student membership every year.

If you are an affiliate group representative, and you want to register more than one member at a time, click hereMembers registered this way must renew their affiliate memberships every year.

All One Year memberships expire precisely one year following your registration/renewal date. If you register or renew by snail mail, your membership will effectively begin on the date that your purchase is processed and you receive your invitation/renewal email from us.