Endeavour Awards

Patricia McKillip and Matt Ruff tied for this year’s Endeavour Award for McKillip’s novel Dreams of Distant Shores and Ruff’s novel Lovecraft Country. The winners were announced at Orycon and the award comes with a $1,000 prize and an engraved glass plaque. The Endeavour Award was established to recognize works of SF by authors working and living in the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the 2017 Award were Ginjer Buchanan, John R. Douglas, and Andy Duncan.

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Endeavour Awards

The nominees for the Endeavour Award have been announced. The award is annually given to a novel or single-author collection written by an author with ties to the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the award are Ginjer Buchanan, John R. Douglas, and Andy Duncan. The winner will be announced on November 18, 2016 at OryCon38 in Portland OR.

  • Arabella of Mars, by David D. Levine
  • Dreams of Distant Shores, by Patricia McKillip
  • Eocene Station, by Dave Duncan
  • Lovecraft Country, by Matt Ruff
  • Waypoint Kangaroo, by Curtis Chen

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Endeavour Nominees

The nominees for the Endeavour Award have been announced. The award is annually given to a novel or single-author collection written by an author with ties to the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the award are Jack McDevitt, Michaela Roessner, and Gordon Van Gelder. The winner will be announced on November 18, 2016 at OryCon38 in Portland OR.

  • Edge of Dark, by Brenda Cooper
  • Irona 700, by Dave Duncan
  • The Price of Valor, by Django Wexler
  • Silver on the Road, by Laura Anne Gilman
  • Tracker, by C.J. Cherryh

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Endeavour Award

Jay Lake won this year’s Endeavour Award for his posthumous collection Last Plane to Heaven. The winner was announced at Orycon and the award comes with a $1,000 prize and an engraved glass plaque. The Endeavour Award was established to recognize works of SF by authors working and living in the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the 2015 Award were Russell Davis, Esther Friesner, and Fran Wilde

Endeavour Award Nominees

The nominees for the Endeavour Award have been announced. The award is annually given to a novel or single-author collection written by an author with ties to the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the award are Russell Davis, Esther Friesner, and Fran Wilde. The winner will be announced on November 20, 2015 at OryCon37 in Portland OR.

  • Last Plane to Heaven, by Jay Lake
  • METAtropolis:The Wings We Dare Aspire, by Ken Scholes and Jay Lake
  • Night Broken, by Patricia Briggs
  • Our Lady of the Islands, by Shannon Page and Jay Lake
  • The Shadow Throne, by Django Wexler

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Endeavour Award Winners

Ramez Naam and Ken Scholes tied for this year’s Endeavour Award for Naam’s novel Nexus and Scholes’s novel Requiem. The winners were announced at Orycon and the award comes with a $1,000 prize and an engraved glass plaque. The Endeavour Award was established to recognize works of SF by authors working and living in the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the 2014 Award were Catherine Asaro, Scott Edelman, and Matthew Johnson.

Endeavour Nominees

The nominees for the Endeavour Award have been announced. The award is annually given to a novel or single-author collection written by an author with ties to the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the award are Catherine Asaro, Scott Edelman, and Matthew Johnson. The winner will be announced on November 7, 2014 at OryCon36 in Portland OR.

  • King of Swords, by Dave Duncan
  • Meaning of Luff, by Matthew Hughes
  • Nexus, by Ramez Naam
  • Protector, by C.J. Cherryh
  • Requiem, by Ken Scholes

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Endeavour Award Winner

Laurie Frankel won this year’s Endeavour Award for her novel Goodbye For Now. The winner was announced at Orycon and the award comes with a $1,000 prize and an engraved glass plaque. The Endeavour Award was established to recognize works of SF by authors working and living in the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the 2013 Award were Noreen Doyle, Susan Forest and John Scalzi.

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Endeavour Nominees

The nominees for the Endeavour Award have been announced. The award is annually given to a novel or single-author collection written by an author with ties to the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the award are Noreen Doyle, Susan Forest, and John Scalzi. The winner will be announced on November 8, 2013 at OryCon35 in Portland OR.

  • Goodbye For Now, by Laurie Frankel
  • Costume Not Included, by Matthew Hughes
  • After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall, by Nancy Kress
  • The Blinding Knife, by Brent Weeks
  • Amped, by Daniel H. Wilson

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Endeavour Award Winner

Kristine Kathryn Rusch won this year’s Endeavour Award for her novel City of Ruins. The winner was announced at Orycon and the award comes with a $1,000 prize and an engraved glass plaque. The Endeavour Award was established to recognize works of SF by authors working and living in the Pacific Northwest. The judges for the 2011 Award were Gregory Benford, Lawrence M. Schoen, and Susan Shwartz.

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