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- Romance Writers of America: RWA provides its members with the opportunity to share experiences with other writers, to gain insights into publishing, as well as the art and craft of writing, and to meet industry professionals.
- The Romantic Novelists' Association Web Site: Working to enhance and promote the various types of romantic and historical fiction, to encourage good writing in all its many varieties, to learn more about our craft, and help readers enjoy it. Official RNA site featuring activities, events, awards, conferences, new writers scheme, officers, and membership.
- (STAR): Southern Tier Authors of Romance - a chapter of Romance Writers of America
- Alaska Chapter of RWA: Anchorage, AK.
- Australian Chapter of the Romance Writers of America: Includes information on membership, newsletter, contests, book reviews, and articles.
- Bucks County Romance Writers: Features information on upcoming meetings and published members. (Pennsylvania)
- Cactus Rose Romance Writers of America: Las Vegas, Nevada chapter of Romance Writers of America.
- Central Florida Romance Writers: Affiliate chapter of Romance Writers of America. Includes information on membership, authors, articles, advice, and contests.
- Central New York Romance Writers: Organization news and lots of information on its published members. (Liverpool, NY)
- Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers: Featuring membership and meeting information. (Camp Hill, Pennsylvania)
- Chesapeake Romance Writers: Membership information, published authors, newsletter, and local book-signing. (Chesapeake, Virginia)
- Chicago-North Chapter: Affiliated chapter of Romance Writers of America. Includes information regarding the organization, meeting dates and locations, conferences, contests, and news.
- Coeur du Bois Chapter, RWA: Boise, Idaho
- Colorado Romance Writers: Has membership, meeting, and contest information. Also features published members. (Denver, Colorado)
- Connecticut Romance Writers of America: Has information on published members and their works. (Southbury, Connecticut)
- Dallas Area Romance Authors: Information on their many award-winning authors and articles on writing by members. (Texas)
- Desert Rose RWA: The Phoenix Arizona chapter of Romance Writers of America.
- East Tennessee Romance Writers: Has membership information and events calendar. (Chattanooga, Tennessee)
- East Texas Chapter of RWA: Information on membership, meetings, and annual contests. (Tyler, Texas)
- First Coast Romance Writers: Jacksonville, Florida
- Florida Romance Writers: The South Florida chapter of Romance Writers of America. Holding monthly meetings and a biannual conference.
- From The Heart Romance Writers: Online chapter of the RWA features contests and chats.
- Georgia Romance Writers: An affiliated chapter of Romance Writers of America. Includes information on membership and meetings, author pages, calendar of new releases, conferences, and awards.
- Greater Detroit Romance Writers of America: Includes information on membership, meetings, contests, author biographies, and new releases.
- Heart of Carolina Romance Writers: Chapter of the Romance Writers of America based in Raleigh North Carolina. Welcome new members and offer writers' resources and contacts.
- Heart of Denver Romance Writers: Featuring information on membership, meeting, contest and published members - over 1/3 of chapter members are published. (Colorado)
- Heart of Dixie: Northern Alabama Chapter
- Heart of Louisiana: Offers information on their meetings and contests. (Baton Rouge, Louisiana)
- Heart of Texas Chapter-RWA: Meeting and membership information, with contacts for officers and lists of publications.
- Heartland Romance Authors: Northwest Missouri chapter of the Romance Writers of America. Includes author pages for published authors, member pages, `resource` center for romance writers, and information on chapter meetings.
- Hudson Valley RWA: Information on published members, meetings, and contest. (Nanuet, New York)
- Inland Empire Chapter Romance Writers: Spokane Washington Chapters of Romance Writers
- Kansas Fiction Writers: The purpose of the Kansas Fiction Writers is to promote excellence in fiction and to promote education and support for writers.
- Kentucky Romance Writers: Contains information on meetings, newsletter, writing tips, and links to authors.
- Kiss of Death Mystery/Suspense Chapter: The place on the web for murderously inclined romantics.
- Lake Country Romance Writers: RWA Chapter Lake Country Romance Writers' site, with meeting, member, contest, special events, and published author information.
- Land of Enchantment Romance Authors: Lots of information for writers including writer's guides and area publicity contacts. Also has information on membership, meetings, and published members. (Albuquerque, New Mexico)
- Long Island Romance Writers: Local chapter of the national RWA. Information about our chapter, members, links to author's webpages, and writing links.
- Los Angeles Romance Authors: Has information on meetings, published members, and annual contest. (California)
- Lowcountry Romance Writers: A chapter of Romance Writers of America was formed in March, 1993. The members all have one thing in common, an interest in the writing, reading, marketing, and success of all forms of romantic fiction.
- Magnolia State Romance Writers: Mississippi's official chapter of Romance Writers of America. Contains information on workshops, contests, member pages, writing challenges, and resources for romance writers.
- Maine Romance Writers Association: Features information on membership, meetings, and recently published books.
- Marshlands Romance Writers: Has information on meetings, membership, and published members. Also has a great page of "pick-me-ups" for writers.(Monctown, New Brunswick, Canada)
- Maryland Romance Writers: We are a chapter of the Romance Writers of America. We meet in Columbia, Maryland, but membership is open to any RWA member.
- Maumee Valley Romance Writers of America: Features general information, membership criteria, published writers, and contests. (Toledo, Ohio)
- Mid-America Romance Authors: Kansas City
- Midwest Fiction Writers: Features information on workshops, conferences, contests and monthly meetings. (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
- Minnesota's Facts, Forum and Links for Readers of Romance: Offers news (MN Author new releases, and booksignings in MN), a forum for reviews and comments, and links to MN authors and MN libraries.
- Missouri Chapter of RWA: Welcome to the web site of MoRWA, the St. Louis, Missouri chapter of RWA. Join our 70+ members, including over 30 published authors, in celebrating women's fiction.
- Music City Romance Writers: Middle Tennessee's chapter of Romance Writers of America. Includes information on membership, contests, events, newsletter, member pages, and news about forthcoming author publications.
- New England Chapter of the RWA: Information on meetings, annual contest, and conference. (Wellesley, Massachusetts)
- New Jersey Romance Writers: Visit the new website of the New Jersey Romance Writers, a chapter of the Romance Writers of America.
- New York City chapter of Romance Writers of America: Membership information, Love & Laughter Contest, Wine & Cheese Reception, monthly meetings, writing tips and articles.
- North Louisiana StoryTellers and Authors of Romance.: NOLA STARS is a chapter of Romance Writers of America. Our home is Shreveport, LA.
- North Texas Romance Writers of America: Information on meetings, published members and annual contest. (North Richland Hills, Texas)
- Northeast Indiana Romance Authors: (NIRA): Visit our site to learn about our chapter, our talented authors, books, recent releases, and Opening Gambit (our annual contest)
- Northeast Ohio Valley RWA: Information on membership, meetings, and upcoming releases from authors. (Brecksville, Ohio)
- Ohio Valley RWA: Information on upcoming events, published members, and annual conference. (Cincinnati, Ohio)
- Oklahoma RWA: Information on meetings, membership, published members, contest and newsletter. (Bethany, Oklahoma)
- Orange County Chapter of the RWA: Includes information on meetings, membership, workshops, conferences, and published members. Largest chapter of RWA. (Fullerton, California)
- Outreach International Romance Writers: Special interest chapter of the RWA for members who are too far away from local chapter functions. Features membership information, published members, annual contest, critique programs.
- Peninsula Chapter RWA: Information on membership, meetings, published members, contests, and annual conference. (Kitsap Peninsula, Washington)
- Phoenix Desert Rose Chapter of the RWA: Has news, events, membership information, published members. Features an extensive guide to writing romance novels. (Arizona)
- Pikes Peak Romance Writers: Featuring membership and meeting information. (Colorado Springs, Colorado)
- Prairie Hearts: Illinois
- RWA Online Chapter: Virtual chapter of RWA; includes membership and published members information.
- RWA's Futuristic, Fantasy, and Paranormal Chapter: Featuring membership information and contests.
- RWASD: Romance Writers of America - San Diego Chapter: Provides support for writers within the romance publishing industry by promoting excellence and by helping writers become published. Includes chapter information, meeting details, member author biographies, and writing resources.
- RWNZ: Romance Writers of New Zealand
- Red River Romance Writers: Chapter 124 of the Romance Writers of America, Region 5. Based in Wichita Falls, Texas. Our purpose is to provide a forum where authors and aspiring authors alike can come together to exchange ideas, refine their works and hone their skills to create the very best in romantic fiction.
- Romance Writers of the Texas Panhandle: Chapter 44 of Romance Writers of America. Includes meeting times and agenda, new releases from our published members as well as contest information and informative articles.
- Rose City Romance Writers: RCRW is the Portland, OR chapter of Romance Writers of America.
- Sacramento Valley Rose Chapter: With one of the highest percentages of published writers among their members, the Sacramento Chapter RWA consists of over eighty writers from the area.
- San Antonio Romance Authors: Information on meeting and events.
- San Francisco Area RWA: The mission of our chapter is to raise and maintain a high level of quality in romance writing in all genres, to increase public appreciation for the art of writing, and to secure respect and improved recognition for the romance writer and the romance publishing industry as a whole.
- Saratoga: Saratoga Springs, New York
- Seattle RWA: Information on authors, speakers, booksignings, and conferences. Also features a members-only section. (Washington)
- Silicon Valley Romance Writers of America: Our mission is to : Advance and promote the Romance Genre and its writers in the Silicon Valley.
- Smoky Mountain Romance Writers: Romance writers from Tennessee.
- Southwest Florida Romance Writers: Fort Myers and Naples Florida.
- The Beau Monde RWA Chapter: The Beau Monde is a recognized chapter of Romance Writers of America. Our purpose is to promote excellence in romantic fiction, set primarily in the Regency period (1811-1820).
- The Golden Network: RWA Chapter of Golden Heart Finalists.
- Valley of the Sun Romance: Located in N.W. Phoenix area, supporting Romance authors and unpublished writers through meetings, writers workshops, critique groups, mentor program, writers conferences, retreats.
- Virginia Romance Writers: A chapter of Romance Writers of America in Richmond, Virginia.
- Volusia County: Lake Helen, Florida
- Washington Romance Writers: Washington DC.
- Western New York Romance Writers: WNYRW is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing information and resources for published and unpublished authors of romantic fiction.
- Wichita Area Romance Authors: Kansas: Members benefit by our newsletter; market news updates; awards for achievements in writing field; critiquing and brainstorming sessions; educational programs; and Hook Contest for chapter members only.
- Windy City Romance Writers of America: Resource for writers of romance fiction. Includes meetings, programs, resources, articles, awards, links and contacts.
- Wisconsin Romance Writers of America: Web site of WisRWA, a `group` of romance authors and writers from Wisconsin. The site features conference and writing contest information, author news, writing resources, and previews of upcoming books by published members.