The Sasquan Hugo nominations webpage is now live. Eligible to nominate for the 2015 Hugo Awards and John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer are —
- Attending or supporting members of Sasquan (the 2015 World Science Fiction Convention),
- Attending or supporting members of Loncon 3 (the 2014 World Science Fiction Convention).
- Attending or supporting members of MidAmeriCon II (the 2016 World Science Fiction Convention), and
A PIN is required. Please read the instructions at the website for resesrching your PIN (LonCon 3 PINs are not valid there, another has been assigned).
Nominations close March 10 at 11:59PM (2359 hours) Pacific Daylight Time.
Update: The Hugo Administrator has now added a printable nominating ballot for anyone who wants to vote by post.
Update 01/17/2015: The committee issued a press release today. It follows the jump.
MEDIA RELEASE #2015-1
Sasquan, the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention
19-23 August 2015 at Spokane WA USA
Hugo Awards Nomination Period Opens
Spokane, 16 January 2015
Nominations for the Hugo Awards for material published in the SF/fantasy field in 2014 open today. Nominations may be made, either online at http://sasquan.org/hugo-awards/ or by printing out a form, by any attending or supporting member of either Sasquan, Loncon 3 or MidAmericon 2. Memberships must be purchased by January 31, 2015 in order to nominate. The nomination period will remain open until 11:59 pm PST on March 10, 2015.
Members of either Sasquan, Loncon 3 or MidAmericon 2 should be receiving an email or a postcard shortly with a PIN to allow online nominating.
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