- writingWA receives core funding from State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts in association with Lotterywest and Program Funding from the Federal Government through the Australia Council for the Arts.
- writingWA acknowledges the support of the State Library of WA.
- writingWA's Regional Engagement Programme is supported with devolved funding from the Department of Culture and the Arts and with funding from the Federal Government's Regional Arts Fund, administered by Country Arts WA
- writingWA's investment in the Regional Festivals Partnership initiative is supported with funding provided by the WA Deapartments of Culture and the Arts and Regional Development and Royalties for Regions.
- The ProximityWA website has been developed with investment received from Lotterywest.
- The writingWA Awards are sponsored by Curtin University and the State Library of Western Australia.
- writingWA's International Exchange program with Singapore is suported by the Department of Culture and the Arts, the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund and National Arts Council of Singapore.