Plan Ahead

Plan Ahead

We can't wait to see you in the fall! Below is some preliminary information to assist in your planning.

When

In-person: Nov. 8-11, beginning with pre-conference events on Friday afternoon and an opening reception on Friday evening and ending with field trips and tours on Monday, Nov. 11.
NASW will also host a virtual-only component on Oct. 17-18, ScienceWriters2024 "Early Access."

Full program information will be available on August 1, and registration opens on August 21. Stay tuned to sciencewriters2024.org.

Where

Venue

Most ScienceWriters2024 sessions will be held at the Raleigh Convention Center in downtown Raleigh. The facility is LEED Silver Certified and located just across the street from the main conference hotel, the Marriott Raleigh City Center. Read about the Convention Center's Accessibility.

Host Hotel

We have secured a discounted rate of $195 (not including taxes and fees) at the Marriott Raleigh City Center, which is connected to the Raleigh Convention Center. Instructions on booking and receiving the group rate will be provided when registration opens in late August.

How Much

We're doing our best to keep your costs low. Registration fees will be the same as SciWri23.

NASW members

Virtual Portion Only
Early: $85
Regular: $115
Members of AAJA, NABJ, NAHJ, NAJA, NLGJA, SACNAS, SAJA, Trans Journalists Association, and The Uproot Project are also invited to register at the NASW member rate.

Virtual Portion + In-person
Early: $225
Regular: $275
Members of AAJA, NABJ, NAHJ, NAJA, NLGJA, SACNAS, SAJA, Trans Journalists Association, and The Uproot Project are also invited to register at the NASW member rate.

Student
The student rate is available to any undergraduate or graduate student.

Virtual Portion Only
$25

Virtual Portion + In-person
$75

Non-members
Virtual Portion Only
Early: $220
Regular: $270

Virtual Portion + In-person
Early: $450
Regular: $475