Membership Application/Renewal - L.A. CHAPTER

Use this online membership application form to join the LA chapter of Sisters In Crime.

The application process involves these steps:

  1. Fill out the information in this form.
  2. Press the "Submit Application and Pay via PayPal" button. This sends your application information via e-mail to our membership director (
  3. On the confirmation screen, press the "Pay Now" button to be directed to
  4. Use PayPal to pay by credit card or other payment methods; the payee (SistersInCrime/LA) will automatically be filled in, but you will have to enter the amount, either $30 or $15.
    • If you are joining between January 1 and June 30, dues are $30.00 (membership expires December 31 of this year)
    • If you are joining between July 1 to October 31, dues are $15.00 (membership expires December 31 of this year)
    • If you are joining between November 1 to December 31, dues are $30.00 (membership expires December 31 of the following year, so you receive 2 months free membership).
  5. Within a few days you should receive, via the e-mail address you provide, a confirmation that your application was processed.

Please note the following:

  • Yearly membership is $30.
  • The membership period is January 1 through December 31.
  • New members joining after November 1 become members through December 31 of the following year.
  • If you are joining between July 1 and October 31, dues are $15. Your membership will expire on December 31.
  • This online application requires you to pay online via Payment can be made using any of the means of payment supported by PayPal. Credit card payments with PayPal are secure and easy -- no login is required.
  • This online application is for the LA chapter only. You must send your National Sisters in Crime membership check directly to National.
  • The monthly SinC/LA newsletter is sent by e-mail only.
Application Category:

Renewal Former member rejoining New member
Member Information:

Pen name
(if applicable):
Address: (line 2)
Zip code:
Day Phone:
Evening Phone:
Web site URL:
E-mail address:
I agree to receive the SinC/LA newsletter, announcements and other chapter benefits via e-mail
Writing Experience: (Please check all that apply.)

Mystery writer Published books
Published short stories
Writer in other field(s) Published books/novels
Published in magazines/newspapers
Screenwriter Produced features
Produced on TV
Additional Information:
What area(s) of expertise do you have that you could share with other members?
(Day job/hobbies)


Do you know anyone (including yourself) who would make a good meeting speaker?
Telephone Number(s):

Verification Text:
Please enter the following text to verify your submission
Verification Code: