Membership Application

Membership dues are $35 for the calendar year, January 1 – December 31. Dues are not prorated if you become a member after January 1. You must be a member of the Romance Writers of America┬« to join NECRWA. RWA administers a member-supported Perseverance Fund to pay dues for members in need. Guests are permitted to attend a maximum of three monthly meetings per year. A guest fee of $5 is required and payable at the door.

There is a $10 late fee for renewals received after January 31 and a $20 surcharge for returned checks.

Our online membership application form can be found here:

After submitting the form, you will be asked in the confirmation message to participate in a brief, anonymous survey of demographic information so that NECRWA can track the diversity of its membership. We would greatly appreciate your responding to this survey, which can also be found at the following link:


NECRWA does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.