Emerald City Writer' Conference


Thank you so much for your interest in attending the 2021 Emerald City Writers’ Conference!

The conference will be held entirely online this year. Registration opens for GSRWA members on June 24 and to the public on July 1 with early bird pricing available until August 1.

Registration for those who want to pitch closes Oct. 8, 2021, or Oct. 14, 2021 for those who do not want to pitch. We will maintain a waiting list in case of cancellations in the event that ECWC sells out. Wait list requests will be processed on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Registration for the Emerald City Writers’ Conference is not complete until payment is received in full. Registration is not transferable. Have a question? Check out our FAQ

ECWC Registration

Please include only numerals and not special characters. If you choose to pitch to an editor or agent, please also make sure you can be reached at this number on the day you're pitching.

Would you like to volunteer for the conference?

If you select "Yes" or "Undecided" above, you will be contacted with more information on volunteer opportunities for ECWC 2021 as we get closer to conference. Thank you for your consideration!

Would you like to join our Facebook group for social activities and announcements?

Joining the conference Facebook group will give you access to social activities and announcements about ECWC. If you don't join the group, you will still get access to workshops, master classes and pitch appointments. We will do our best to notify people of event changes and other important announcements by email.

Are you an active member of RWA? If so, do you belong to any of the local chapters? (Please check all that apply)

This information will be used to verify your payment in case issues arise.

If you would like to donate to the ECWC Scholarship Fund, please specify the amount you would like to donate in the prices below. Thank you very much for your consideration! Donations to the ECWC Scholarship Fund go toward helping someone attend next year's conference.

Refund Policy

Conference refunds will be made, less a $25 processing fee, until September 15, 2021. Requests for refunds made between September 16, 2021, and October 1, 2021, will be made, less a $50 processing fee. Refunds requested after October 1, 2021, will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Note: Registrations are not transferable.

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We're sorry but registration for the 2021 Emerald City Writers' Conference has closed. Check back next year for information on the 2022 ECWC!