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Member - $75.00 (USD)

General membership is open to all who are writing in historical fiction or nonfiction (all genres). General members receive all benefits of membership, including but not limited to:

  • My HWA - members only section
  • Local Chapter participation (as available)
  • Newsletter
  • Forums
  • Discount on all conferences and events
  • Mobile app (under construction)
  • Voting Rights
  • Leadership Opportunities (Board, Chapter, and Committee)

Associate Member - $75.00

Associate membership is open to Agents and Editors. Associate members receive General Membership benefits, with the exception of voting and Board membership opportunities. Agents and Editors may serve on committees. Agents and Editors are also restricted from "acquiring" via the forums. Forum participation is for networking and advice only.

Student Membership - $25.00

Available all students 18+ of full-time programs. ID or proof of enrollments required. Please email scanned ID or enrollment to Verified Annually.

US Veterans Membership - $65.00

For all Veterans and Active Duty Military. Thank you for your service!
Please indicate branch of service (for statistical information only) 

Affiliate Member - $10.00

Historical organizations, libraries and booksellers enjoy benefits of membership without forum, voting or board membership rights. Access to Speakers Bureau.
*Your membership application will be reviewed and a response will be sent to you as soon as possible. Individuals may not join as Affiliate Members.

Organizational Member - $125.00

Any business or organization who supports the mission of HWA. Organizational members will be listed in the "Writers Services" directory. Any organization offering discounted goods or services to HWA members will have priority listing. Organizational Members receive a 20% discount on all advertising.

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