Founded in 1987, the Texas Auto Writers Association has grown to become one of the most recognized and reputable automotive press organizations in the industry. TAWA’s mission is to promote quality and accuracy in automotive journalism and to disseminate information about the automotive industry through news-related print, online and broadcast media.
The Association seeks to increase the number of information sources for its members through the exchange of resource information among members and similar organizations around the country. In addition to promoting journalism opportunities and professionalism internally, TAWA funds scholarships to journalism students.
Our annual springtime event showcases the latest Cars from Compact to PERFORMANCE, activity Vehicles, hybrid and electric vehicles.
Every fall for more than 25 years TAWA takes a look at the latest vehicles in the ultimate contest for the "Truck of Texas" and "Utility Vehicles of Texas".
we acknowledge the outstanding work of our members with an ANNUAL COMPETITION DESIGNED TO RECOGNIZE TAWA MEMBERS' EXCELLENCE IN AUTOMOBILE JOURNALISM
Become A Member
TAWA is always looking for journalist, associate and manufacturer members. Journalist members are required to meet professional journalistic standards, must be sponsored by two other active TAWA members and are approved by the Board of Directors.