Write Canada

June 11 – 13, 2015

Write Canada is Canada’s largest writers’ conference for Christians. Join 200 authors, journalists, columnists, bloggers, and poets and hone your craft at this three-day conference. Learn skills you can immediately take home and apply to make your writing better. Pitch your writing to editors and agents, learn new marketing skills, network, and get feedback from published writers. Early registration ends May 15.

Members get exclusive discounts. Not a member? Click here to learn how you can join The Word Guild and experience member benefits all year long.

Conference Times:
Intensives: begin Thurs Jun 11, 9:30 am
Check-in: opens Thurs Jun 11, 12:00 pm
Orientation: begins Thurs Jun 11, 1:00 pm
Awards Gala: begins Sat Jun 13, 6:00 pm

New location!
Write Canada and The Word Awards Gala are under one roof in the exciting heart of downtown North York at Novotel, 3 Park Home Avenue,Toronto, ON, M2N 6L3. A block of rooms have been reserved. Attendees must book their own rooms. Click here for details.

Write Canada 2015 Keynote Speakers
Bill Fledderus, Senior editor at Faith Today, one of Canada’s leading Christian periodicals.
Cheryl Weber, TV journalist, International Producer at Crossroads Relief and Development, and host on 100 Huntley Street’s Full Circle.

Write Canada Conference Early Registration – REGISTER NOW >
Membership Type: Professional Members: Affiliate & Associate Members: Student Members: Non-Member:
Full Conference Registration $400

plus HST ($452.00)


plus HST ($508.50)


plus HST ($508.50)


plus HST ($587.60)

ADD BONUS INTENSIVE: All Day Thursday – ONLY $50 (plus HST)
Saturday ONLY Registration $155

plus HST ($175.15)


plus HST ($197.75)


plus HST ($17.25)


plus HST ($226.00)

Awards Gala ONLY Registration $44

plus HST ($49.72)


plus HST ($56.50)


plus HST ($56.50)


plus HST ($67.80)

  • FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION INCLUDES: Thurs Dinner, Fri Lunch & Dinner, Sat Lunch, and coffee breaks each day.
  • 50% OFF AWARDS GALA REGISTRATION when you book Full Conference
  • AWARDS GALA REGISTRATION INCLUDES: Black Tie Awards Ceremony and Dinner
PLEASE NOTE: These prices reflect early registration which ends May 15, 2015. After May 15 prices increase as follows: Full Conference Registration: + $100 (plus HST), Saturday Only Registration: + $50 (plus HST), and Awards Gala Only Registration: + $25 (plus HST)


Write Canada 2015 Learning Opportunities
• 5 Continuing Classes designed for Beginner through to Professional writers
• 24 Workshops & Panels including popular genre workshops on poetry, short stories and romance writing.
• Career Track for Professional Writers Only with special linked-in seminars with James Scott Bell, Mary DeMuth and Dan Blank
• 2 Bonus Intensive workshops for Intermediate Writers (registration limited)

Learn from Write Canada 2015’s internationally renowned faculty of award-winning journalists and authors, literary agents, editors, publishers, and industry experts.

In addition to Write Canada’s unique hands-on learning opportunities there will be:
• Networking opportunities
• One-on-one faculty appointments
• Speed Dating (pitches) with magazine and newspaper editors
• Blue Pencil Critiques
• Open mics sessions
• Appointments with Photographer and Video-Photographer
• Promotional Opportunities

Over the past three decades, Write Canada has changed lives by equipping hundreds of Christian writers and editors from across North America.