- At the State level:
Writing Contests with a discount on entry fees for
Yearbook with anthology and membership directory
Website offers up-to-date information about
club activities and history, Member News, links to other sites
of interest to members, and the online Kansas Authors Historical
- At the District
conducted by successful authors
Contests for members
Meetings and workshops
of writing contests other than those of KAC
suggestions for member manuscripts
critique from fellow writers
- At the Local Level
communities have Monthly meetings for sharing,
critiques, poetry readings, etc.
Anyone interested in writing may apply for
membership in the Kansas Authors Club.
Membership requirements were changed by an amendment to the bylaws
at the Annual Meeting on October 5, 2003. Submission
of writing samples is no longer required.
in the Kansas Authors Club is from January 1 through December 31
each year, and renewing member dues
are payable between January 1 and March 31
ANNUAL DUES Adult: $25.00
Junior (Student through 12th grade): $10.00
—25% of the state dues are returned to the Districts for local expenses
Note *Members may now pay dues for more than one year, up to a maximum of five years. The dues scale is as follows:
||(Savings of $ 3.00)
|| (Savings of $ 8.00)
||(Savings of $15.00)
||(Savings of $ 24.00)
IF you are over age 80 you may remain a Kansas Authors Club member, dues free.
We ask that you continue to return a MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL FORM each year to keep us apprised of any
address changes and your continuing interest in maintaining KAC membership.
MEMBERS can fill out the MEMBERSHIP FORM on p. 2 of our MEMBERSHIP BROCHURE (PDF file), marking "Membership Renewal" or this MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL FORM (PDF file). A PDF viewer is available for free download online from Adobe.
NEW MEMBERS are welcome to join us at any time. If
you wish to become a NEW MEMBER or renew a LAPSED membership, fill
out the APPLICATION FORM on p. 2 of our MEMBERSHIP BROCHURE (PDF file). A PDF viewer is available for free download online from Adobe.
Also, application for membership may be made directly to the Chairperson
for New Members.