The National Young Writers’ Festival is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body, the NSW Government through Create NSW, the City of Newcastle, and Copyright Agency Cultural Fund.

NYWF 2022 presenting partners are Allen & Unwin, Affirm Press, Australian Poetry, Big Picture, Currency Press, Express Media, Newcastle Library, New Annual, Writers SA, UQP.

NYWF 2022 supporting partners include: Black Inc, Black Swan Theatre Company, Frankie Magazine, Hachette, Playlab Theatre, Text Publishing and Ultimo Press.