Emerging Writers Program

The IFWTWA is pleased to offer our Emerging Writers Program.

This is a Mentoring Program for writers from other genres who would like to learn the finer points of writing on Food, Wine, and/or Travel topics.

IFWTWA Mentor Program

This Program is a step toward membership in our organization that we offer to writers who would not otherwise qualify under our current requirements.

Please note that this program is for experienced, published writers only — it is not a writing course — you are expected to already be able to write well and know how to get published.

Each approved applicant is paired with a Mentor who is a member of our organization and who is a professional Food, Wine, and/or Travel writer.

If you’re interested in applying for this program in order to become eligible to join the IFWTWA, please note that There is a $150 fee for this program, payable via Paypal. Please use the button below the form to make this payment. It is not necessary for you to have an account with PayPal to make this payment.

All fields are required, and you will be contacted as soon as possible after we’ve received your application and payment.

Step 1: Click this button to pay the $150 Program Fee via PayPal





Following successful completion of the payment, Paypal will redirect you to Step 2: The Emerging Writers Program Application Form, which will need to be completed and submitted.