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2013 HUGO AWARDS DEADLINE TONIGHT

Get your votes in by midnight tonight.  Voting closes at the end of today!

2013 Hugo Awards Voting Deadline Approaching

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, July 15, 2013 SAN ANTONIO, Texas  LoneStarCon 3, the 71st World Science Fiction Convention (“Worldcon”), would like to remind members that the voting deadline for the 2013 Hugo Awards and John W. Campbell Award is Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at 11:59 p.m. CDT. The same deadline applies for access to the […]

2012 Hugo Award Winners

The Hugo Awards presentation for 2012 is taking place tonight, September 2nd, at 8 pm CDT. (You can watch HERE , follow via text live HERE) I’ll be listening and watching via the web and will be updating the information below as the awards are announced. (Winners will be published adjacent to their category title eg […]

Worldcon: Hugo Awards Ceremony & Business Meeting

A friendly reminder to consult the previous post for times and links of live coverage of the Hugo Awards ceremony (2012) taking place later today and links to the WSFS (World Science Fiction Society) preliminary business meeting: PART 1 PART 2    

HUGO AWARDS CEREMONY THIS SUNDAY

Time to clear your calendar – the Hugo Awards Ceremony is coming to you live this Sunday, September 2nd. Both the Chicon 7 and Hugo Awards websites have additional information, here’s the gist: Ustream (video coverage) CoverItLive (text coverage) Both should kick off around 7:30 pm, Central Daylight Time, Sunday, September 2nd. To see a list […]

UPDATE:  A previous version of this announcement was generated by watching the live feed and has been replaced with the official press release from Chicon7.  The original post, along with all of its errors and omissions can be seen below. 1101 valid nominating ballots were received and counted. Best Novel (932 ballots) Among Others by […]

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 0 HOURS TO GO NOW NOW NOW NOW NOW – GET TO USTREAM AND WATCH NOW! Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the […]

HUGO AWARDS VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT – 1 HOUR AND COUNTING

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 1 HOURS TO GO Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, […]

HUGO AWARDS VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT – 2 HOURS AND COUNTING

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 2 HOURS TO GO Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, nor […]

HUGO AWARDS VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT – 3 HOURS AND COUNTING

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 3 HOURS TO GO Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, nor […]

HUGO AWARDS VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT – 4 HOURS AND COUNTING

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 4 HOURS TO GO Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and  fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, […]

HUGO AWARDS VIDEO ANNOUNCEMENT – 5 HOURS AND COUNTING

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 5HOURS TO GO Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, nor even […]

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 6 HOURS TO GO Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, […]

COUNTDOWN TO THE HUGO AWARDS SHORTLIST VIDEO STREAM 7 HOURS TO GO Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and  fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, […]

AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT VIDEOS – LIVE STREAMING TODAY!

Today, Saturday April 7th, 2012, will produce what appears to be an unprecedented event in the history of science fiction awards, conventions and  fandom. For the first time ever (probably), the announcements will be live-streamed over the internet, from not one, not two, nor even three, but FOUR different conventions. The Hugo Awards shortlist of […]

PLEASE NOTE:  If you represent an awards presenting organization or are responsible for publicizing SF/F/H related awards, please make sure to include the (new) SFAwardsWatch email address in your mailings.  Send all press releases for this site to steve.davidson33@comcast.net.  Thank you. The Libertarian Futurist Society announced the finalists for this year’s Prometheus Awards, which will […]

Chicon 7 has announced that the presentation of the Hugo Award and John W. Campbell Best New Writer Award final ballot list will be released in a series of events at multiple conventions and livestream fir Ustream: Chicon 7, the 70th World Science Fiction Convention, Chicago, IL – August 30 to September 3, 2012 press@chicon.org […]

Less Than 48 Hours Remain to Nominate for the Hugos

If you are eligible to nominate for this year’s Hugo Awards and haven’t done so yet, time is running out. You can nominate online here. Eligible works and additional information can be found on Chicon 7′s website and at Whatever.

John Scalzi, SFWA President, takes time out to remind those of you who possess dem0n powers that the time to cast your spells ballots for NEBULA nominations is quickly coming to a close. You can read his appeal to your better natures HERE. (He also hastens to remind the acolytes that HUGO nominations are coming […]

2012 Hugo Awards Voter Registration Deadline Approaching

Monday, January 23, 2012 Chicago, Illinois, USA – Chicon 7, the 70th World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), today issued a reminder that the deadline is fast approaching to gain the right to nominate for the 2012 Hugo Awards and John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. To be entitled to submit a nomination ballot […]

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