Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Are you getting your emails from SCBWI and SCBWI Israel?

If you haven’t heard from SCBWI in a while, check your Spam or Promotions folder. Chances are, your email system is sending our messages there automatically.

If you’re using Gmail, here’s how you can prevent that in future.

If you find a SCBWI email in your Spam/Promotions folder, click on the email in that folder and DRAG it to your Primary inbox. Here’s what that might look like:

Once you’ve dragged the message to your Primary inbox, you’ll get a popup message asking if you want this to happen for all future messages from our address.

SCBWI emails come from a few different addresses.

You’ll want to search your email and repeat these steps for at least the following addresses:

If you notice any other emails coming from a different SCBWI address, please let us know so we can update this list.

You can also move individual emails manually to your Primary inbox to keep track of them better. Just right-click and select Move to Inbox.

We hope this helps make sure you can stay on top of SCBWI’s communications. If you’re still having trouble getting emails, please contact us at