Join The Authors Guild

Please complete this simple form and submit your payment so that you can begin benefiting from your membership immediately.

1 Your Information

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2 Membership Type

3 Payment

Higher dues are suggested for those who have higher income levels and are able to contribute more to the costs to run the Guild.

Membership dues cover only a third of the costs to provide member services and advocate for authors. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution or joining at one of the supporting levels below

* All but $525 of Sustaining and Benefactor memberships are considered tax-deductible charitable contributions to the Authors Guild Foundation.

If you have a Promotional Code to join at a discounted rate, please provide it in the box and click "Use Promotional Code"
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$125.0.


$125.0 with our special promotional offer.


$125.0 with your referral discount.


$125.0 with your referral credit.

Secure Credit Card Payment

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Please send a check payable to "The Authors Guild" to:
The Authors Guild
31 East 32nd Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10016

You will be able to set up your online member account once payment is processed. If you'd like to get instant access to the Guild member services pages, please pay by credit card.

Please call with your credit card number within 30 days. Our phone hours are Monday to Friday, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM Eastern Time.
PHONE: (212) 563-5904

You will be able to set up your online member account once payment is processed. If you'd like to get instant access to the Guild member services pages, please pay by credit card.

4 Set up Your Online Account

Please choose a username that contains no spaces or special characters (! @ # $ %, etc), uses only numbers or lowercase letters, and is 20 or fewer characters.
Please choose a password that is 8 or more characters long and contains two out of three types of characters: upper-case letters, lower-case letters, and numbers. Special characters and spaces are permitted, but spaces cannot be at the beginning or end.

You will be able to log in to your member account immediately after submitting this application. Your credit card will not be charged until your membership acceptance has been confirmed. Membership acceptance is contingent on evaluation of this application and more information may be needed.

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