Science Fiction Awards Watch

ESFS Awards

Presented by

The European Science Fiction Society

Method

The Awards are separated into groups. The rules are different for each group.

Hall of Fame Awards – These are nominated and voted upon by National Delegates (each member nation of ESFS may appoint up to three National Delegates).

Spirit of Dedication Awards – These are voted upon by all members of the current year’s Eurocon.

Encouragement Awards – National Delegates of each country may nominate one person from their country to receive these award.

Honorary Awards – These are decided by the organizing committee of the current year’s Eurocon.

Eligibility

In the Hall of Fame awards, National Delegates may nominate persons/works from countries other than their own, but in such cases the country from which the person/work comes may veto the nomination.

No person may win a Hall of Fame award more than once.

Categories

Hall of Fame Awards

  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Artist
  • Promoter of Science Fiction
  • Magazine
  • Translator

Spirit of Dedication Awards

  • Author of a static work (book, art, etc.)
  • Author of a dramatic work (movie, TV, theater, etc.)
  • Fanzine

Winner receives

The design of trophies is left up to the current year’s Eurocon.

Submissions method

See above. For more details see the ESFS Statutes.

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