CanSMOF, Inc., the parent organization for Anticipation, the 2009 Worldcon in Montreal, has announced the award of two scholarships to help fans attend SMOFCon this December in San Jose, CA. The winners will each receive $500 to defray expenses. One of the awards was limited to a Canadian con-runner, while the other was open to any con-runner.
- Canadian Scholarship: Kent Pollard, of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
- Open Scholarship: Norman Cates of Wellington, New Zealand