The AWP Annual Conference & Bookfair is North America’s largest literary gathering. Featuring more than 2,000 presenters and 550 events, AWP is the most eagerly anticipated gathering of the year. Already a sponsor? Log into your AWP account to view your benefits and manage your sponsorship.

Benefits of sponsorship include:

  • Significant marketing impressions on AWP’s website and onsite signage, in four issues of The Writer’s Chronicle, in enewsletters to members, and in the Conference Program
  • Bookfair exhibit space at the Patron level and up
  • Advertising in the Conference Program
  • Registration waivers for faculty, staff, and students
  • ¬†Free reception space to hold an open house or alumni event
  • Add-ons that allow you to customize your sponsorship
  • Ability to pay over two fiscal years

2021 information will be posted soon.


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March 3–6, 2021
Kansas City, Missouri
Kansas City Convention Center

Contact Us

Sheila Black,
Director of Development
(240) 696-8287