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Online Registration: Fall Conference 2019

Friday, November 8 - Sunday, November 10
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Asheville-Biltmore, 115 Hendersonville Road, Asheville NC

Online registration is open through midnight Friday, November 1, 2019. After that date you are welcome as a walk-in registrant at the conference.

Full conference registration and fees include five sessions of classes and workshops, plus faculty readings, entertainment, and meals. Meals include continental breakfast Saturday and Sunday mornings, Saturday lunch, and the Saturday banquet. One-day-only, no-workshops, and no-meals fees are available (see the Conference Cost section below).

Manuscript Mart and Critique Service applications MUST be made BY MAIL. See full guidelines. Application materials must be received by Friday, October 25, 2019.

After November 1, register on-site at the DoubleTree by Hilton Asheville-Biltmore, Friday evening, November 8, 3:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, November 9, 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; or Sunday morning, November 10, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. No meals are available with late registration, and no Master Class, Manuscript Mart, or Critique Service.

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Conference Classes

Please select the workshops you will attend.

Note: Your workshop selections are final. We rely on your registration selections to determine room needs.

Saturday Nov. 9 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Master Class is an alternative for Session I, Session II, and Session III classes. For details, please read the Submission Guidelines on the Master Class page of our Web site. Even if you plan to apply for a Master Class, you must choose the Session I, Session II, and Session III classes you would like to attend if the Master Class is full.

Sunday-only registrants: For sessions I, II, and III, please choose Sunday registrant - no Saturday classes

If you are a member planning to "hangout" without workshops, 1) skip all Session selections, and 2) in the Conference Fee section below, select "Member Cost Without Workshops." If you select Session classes and also choose the Conference Fee "Member Cost Without Workshops," your Session selections will be ignored.

Session I:
Session II:
Session III:

Sunday Nov. 10 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Saturday-only registrants: For sessions IV and V, please choose Saturday registrant - no Sunday classes

If you are a member planning to "hangout" without workshops, 1) skip all Session selections, and 2) in the Conference Fee section below, select "Member Cost Without Workshops." If you select Session classes and also choose the Conference Fee "Member Cost Without Workshops," your Session selections will be ignored.

Session IV:
Session V:

Master Class (optional)

Master Class is an alternative for Session I, Session II, and Session III. For details, please read the Submission Guidelines on the Master Class page of our Web site.

Processing Fee: $30 (Non-refundable. Will be added to your Conference Fee.)

Your Master Class selection will be ignored if the Conference Fee you select below is "Member Cost Without Workshops."


Master Class:

Manuscript Mart (optional)

For registration details, please read the Submission Guidelines on the Manuscript Mart page of our Web site.

Fee: $165

Print the Manuscript Mart Cover Sheet and send with your check and two copies of your manuscript to the address on the cover sheet.

Critique Service (optional)

For registration details, please read the Submission Guidelines on the Critique Service page of our Web site.

Fee: $150

Print the Critique Service Cover Sheet and send with your check and two copies of your manuscript to the address on the cover sheet.

Membership - Optional

As an option, you can join the Network when you register and pay the Member rate for the workshop!

Rate:
Individual ($80)
2-Year Individual ($140)
Senior 65+ ($60)
2-Year Senior 65+ ($110)
Reduced Rate ($60): Full-Time Student
Writer 30 or Under
Person with Disabilities

remove membership selection (if made by mistake)

New Members: How did you hear about us?

Newsletter Format:

Please indicate your preferred format for receiving the NCWN Newsletter.

Note. Please select the PDF option if you are not at one address throughout the year.

Printed copy mailed through US Postal Service
PDF format sent as an email attachment

Conference Cost

Please select the appropriate conference cost:

$275: Member Cost (includes continental breakfast Sat. and Sun., luncheon, and banquet dinner)
$225: Member Cost Without Meals
$225: Member Cost Saturday Only (includes continental breakfast, luncheon, and banquet dinner)
$125: Member Cost Sunday Only (no meals)


$225: Member Cost Without Workshops (includes continental breakfast Sat. and Sun., luncheon, and banquet dinner)


$400: Nonmember Cost (includes continental breakfast Sat. and Sun., luncheon, and banquet dinner)
$325: Nonmember Cost Without Meals
$325: Nonmember Cost Saturday Only (includes continental breakfast, luncheon, and banquet dinner)
$225: Nonmember Cost Sunday Only (no meals)

Meals

If your costs include meals, please choose a banquet meal:

No Meals
Meat
Vegetarian

Dietary Restrictions


Session Add-on Costs

You must pay by check by mail for Critique Service and Manuscript Mart.

Critique Service and Manuscript Mart materials must be received by October 25, 2019.

Donation

Yes! I'd like to help fund a scholarship for a deserving writer to attend this conference. Here's my donation of...
$5   $10   $15   $25   $50   (other amount)

E-Packet

In an effort to save money, time, and resources, the Network will send to all 2019 Fall Conference registrants, exhibitors, and faculty an E-Packet prior to November 8. The E-Packet will contain all the usual conference packet materials, in the form of a PDF that registrants can print or download to bring with them to the conference.

Name tags, personalized schedules, and copies of the Schedule-at-a-Glance will still be available at the registration table the day of the conference.

Please indicate your preference:

I prefer to receive a traditional printed packet at the conference
Please send me an E-Packet


Comment:

Refunds and Cancellations

Cancellations must be made in writing and arrive at the Network office by 4:00 pm, Friday, November 1, for you to receive a refund, less 25%. Send request to ed@ncwriters.org.

No refunds for cancellations received after November 1 or for no-shows

Manuscript Mart, Critique Service, and Master Class fees are not refundable if you cancel. However, if we are unable to find a place for you in the Manuscript Mart or Critique Service, we will return your check(s) for related extra charge(s).

Master Class application fees are not refundable.

Send all refund requests to ed@ncwriters.org.