Are you interested in becoming a member of RWG?

Here are some of the benefits:

You will receive an annual subscription to The Rockford Review.

You are guaranteed publication of one short story or one poem in the popular Members Only edition of The Rockford Review.

You are invited to attend the Summer Gala Luncheon & Reading in July and your tickets will be discounted.

You can enter annual contests, be eligible for cash prizes and receive publicity.

You can publish your book at a discount through RWG Press.

You will be part of an international community of writers.

You have marketing privileges in the monthly e-newsletter.

You receive writing, publishing and publicity support from the Guild.

You receive the monthly e-newsletter, Write Away.

You will have numerous networking opportunities.

You can have your book reviewed in the Members Only edition of The Rockford Review.

What's all this value cost? See our pricing below:

Individual Membership
Family Membership
Student Membership


Electronic payments are processed using PayPal. You do not need to have an account with PayPal to use this service.  

By Regular Mail

Please print and send the Membership Form with payment to:

Rockford Writers' Guild
Attn: Membership
P.O. Box 858
Rockford, IL

*To qualify for a student Membership, you must be enrolled in one of the following:

  1. University or college — accredited public or private university or college (including community, junior, or vocational college) that grants degrees requiring not less than the equivalent of two years of full-time study*
  2. Primary or secondary school — accredited public or private primary or secondary school providing full-time instruction*
  3. Homeschool — defined by state homeschooling regulations

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